MACC student set to work with NASA on Mars mission

Sunday, January 23, 2011 | 12:00 a.m. CST; updated 12:54 p.m. CST, Sunday, January 23, 2011

COLUMBIA — At 39, Tim Terrell is usually one of the older students in classes at Moberly Area Community College. But, he thinks his life experiences — serving in Afghanistan and Iraq before working as a third-generation electrician — have set him up to be a better student.