MOULTRIE — Moultrie Technical College held its semi-annual Nurse Pinning Ceremony for Fall Semester 2012 on Dec. 13 at the college’s Veterans Parkway Campus conference center in Moultrie. The ceremony honored 11 graduates from the MTC Moultrie and Tifton Campus Practical Nursing programs, which require five terms of in-class study and many hours of hands-on clinical experience in area hospitals and physicians’ offices. The graduates will sit for the Georgia Board of Examiners of Licensed Practical Nurses exam within the next month to become eligible to be employed as nurses. MTC Moultrie Campus graduates pictured at their candle lighting ceremony, from left, are Yami Avila, Cynthia Wheeler and Laquita Smith.
R.B. Wright students collect toys with Toy Run
Students at R.B. Wright Elementary School, along with their teachers, administrators and parents, participated Dec. 4 in the Third Annual R.B. Wright Toy Run to collect toys for the Children’s Cheer and Toy Shop.
Y Club students take on government roles
While most were visiting family or resting at home over the Thanksgiving break, three Colquitt County High school students were hard at work in the state’s capitol.
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Moultrie Tech's Cox completes executive academy
Ross Cox, assistant vice president for administrative services at Moultrie Technical College (MTC) since June 2012, was recognized in November at the Technical College System of Georgia (TCSG) Vice Presidents of Administrative Services meeting in Atlanta for completing the TCSG Administrative Services Executive Academy and demonstrating professional education and commitment to his profession.
Outgoing dean, Tim Marshall, to speak at ABAC commencement
Tim Marshall, dean of the School of Agriculture and Natural Resources, will be the featured speaker at the Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College fall commencement ceremony on Dec. 13 at 6 p.m. in Gressette Gym.
- FFA groups selling Christmas cacti, wreaths
CCHS gets 'all-clear' in drug sweep
A pre-planned drug search using multiple law enforcement agencies gave Colquitt County High School an “all clear” on Wednesday.
New GED test starts in January
The State of Georgia will launch a new GED program in January 2014 that has been developed by the national GED Testing Service (GEDTS) in Washington, D.C. Officials in Moultrie Technical College’s Adult Education and GED test preparation program say they are prepared for the changes in Colquitt, Tift, Turner and Worth counties.
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