Originally Published: June 17, 2015 6 a.m.
Marissa Melchiors, daughter of Mike and Marj Melchiors of Dewey, graduated with honors from Santa Barbara City College on May 15, 2015. She received her Associate in Arts degree in Marketing while in the Professional Track program at State Street Ballet, Santa Barbara. Marissa has accepted a position as a dancer with Soli Contemporary Ballet in Holland, Michigan. Marissa was a 2012 graduate of Tri City College Prep.