Madras COCC Center ribbon cutting is Saturday


by:  Photo by Holly Gill - The entry area has a panoramic view of Mount Jefferson and Madras.

The newly-completed Central Oregon Community College's Madras Education Center will hold a ribbon cutting celebration and free community barbecue at 11 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 17, at 1170 E. Ashwood Road, across from the middle school. People will be able to tour the building and pick up fall term class schedules. Classes begin Sept. 19.