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Former mayor speaks at Girls with Pearls event

Cheri Barry speaks at the Girls with Pearls eventTenth-Twelfth grade girls at Meridian High School had a special guest during November’s Girls With Pearls Mentor group on Wednesday, November 17, 2021, at Meridian High School. Guest speakers for the event were Cheri Barry, Executive Director of the Foundation for Rush and former mayor of Meridian, and Tabbotha Adams-Jones, founder of Girls with Pearls. 

This month’s session focused on etiquette and the importance of making a good first impression.

Girls with Pearls was founded in 2016 and meets monthly at Meridian High School to teach young ladies the importance of organizational skills, study skills, the importance of giving back, and more.