Employees: Potential changes to Walgreens prescriptions

Walgreens has begun to issue letters to MCC benefit eligible employees on the Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBS) plan stating “Walgreens will be able to fill prescriptions for plans only through Dec. 31, 2011. That means you won’t be able to use your prescription drug plan at Walgreens starting in January 2012.” According to representatives …

Artist Rita Blitt makes major art donation to MCC-Longview

Rita Blitt

The artwork of Kansas City native Rita Blitt has traveled the world and been regularly recognized by art critics as some of the most inspiring work of our time. Now, 10 of her paintings have found a new home at the Metropolitan Community College-Longview Cultural Arts Center. Blitt donated the works in support of the …

It’s going to be a MARVELous Homecoming at Maple Woods!

Enjoy a super-charged superhero homecoming at MCC-Maple Woods Oct. 3-8! In it’s fourth year, the week-long event has developed into an event worthy of Captain Maple Woods, featuring athletics, student activities, daring lawn/door decorations and free food galore. The following events are FREE and open to all MCC students, faculty and staff, as well as …

MCC soccer: Trail Blazer men and women unbeaten in conference play

Trail Blazers women's soccer

The Blue River men’s and women’s teams both prevailed in their Saturday competitions at St. Charles Community College. The Trail Blazer men won 2-1 in over time, scoring from the mighty feet of  Yacine Hamchaoui and Jaime Christenson. Jaime’s hard won goal was the game winner. The Trail Blazer women followed up that victorious battle …

Catching some Zs

Student nap @ MCC-Longview

One student took the time last week to catch a few Zs on campus at MCC-Longview. The cooler weather and busy class schedule would make this an ideal place for a quick nap.

Vet Tech students receive HoAKC stethescopes

Dick Rees of the Heart of America Kennel Club presents engraved stethescopes to first-year vet tech students.

As has become tradition at MCC-Maple Woods, Dick Rees of the Heart of America Kennel Club presented first year vet tech students with their very own engraved stethescopes. The club presents stethescopes to first-year students each year, as well as providing an annual scholarship