A local church is preparing for a large College Recruitment Fair during the weekend.
The event is scheduled to take place at First Missionary Baptist Church Saturday, beginning at 10 a.m., at First Missionary Baptist Church, 110 W. Calhoun St.
The event is open to middle- and high school-age students from all ethnic, academic and socioeconomic backgrounds. Parents also may attend.
There will be several breakout sessions during the FMBC College Recruitment Fair. Sessions will include:
• Preparing for High School is Preparing for College
• Testing and College: EOCT, GHSGT, SAT and ACT
• Pre-College, College Course: Move on When Ready, Excel
• Finding the Right College for Me: Public or Private, Technical, Junior or University
• Parents Must Prepare for College, Too: Financial Aid, Taxes, and Loans.
First Missionary Baptist Church, established in 1853, is one of Thomasville’s oldest churches. It has a long, proud history of community outreach and academic emphasis within its membership, a church spokesman said.
See Friday's edition for more details.