Jacksonville Job Corps’ charter high school to expand, serve more students By Denise Smith Amos Fri, Nov 14, 2014 @ 2:40 pm | updated Sat, Nov 15, 2014 @ 1:00 am Photos Back   Photo: 1 of 6  Next Will.Dickey@jacksonville.com Students work in the electrical trade lab at the School for Accelerated Learning & Technologies. Back [...]

The Muhlenberg Career Development Center hosted a blood drive for the American Red Cross on November 12, 2014. This is a blood drive that is not open to the public, but for student and staff participation only. The center set a goal to obtain 55 pints at this drive. The center was able to provide [...]

Muhlenberg Job Corps Graduation

November 18th, 2014

The Muhlenberg Job Corps Center held their graduation ceremonies on Friday, November 14, 2014 with twenty seven students proudly walking the stage to receive their diplomas. Staff, students, and family members were welcomed by graduate, Devin Rush who shared, “Today marks an important day in my life and in the lives of the graduates sitting [...]

Carl D. Perkins Job Corps Center hosted their Fall College and Career Day on November 6, 2014. Over 35 Business and Colleges took part in the event. Perkins students as well as 300 high school seniors from Floyd County school system and Madison County schools got to visit each vendor and learn about different career [...]

 On November 13, 2014 the Carl D. Perkins students help honor local Veterans by serving them lunch during a special Veterans Appreciation luncheon sponsored by KY Appalachia Hospice Care. Twenty Culinary and Security & Protective Services students headed out early on Thursday morning to the National Guard Armory in Prestonsburg to put on their aprons [...]

The Charleston Job Corps Center (CJCC) operating under Horizons Youth Services (HYS) recognized staff and student veterans during the Monday Business Meeting, Nov. 10, 2014. Susan Bayles, HR Manager presented certificates of appreciation to our center veterans and thanked them for their service. Staffs recognized during the assembly include Stephanie King, Raymond Blust, Andrea Harris, [...]

During the past four weeks, students of the Muhlenberg Job Corps have been learning and navigating banking basics from Woodforest Bank representatives. Woodforest and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) recognize the importance of financial education, particularly for those with little or no banking experience. Jamie Braem, Lindsay Williams and Nicholas Pear are teaching an [...]

On October 13, 2014, at the all staff and student assembly, the Muhlenberg Job Corps Friends of Freedom Fighters Club had the opportunity to present their first care package to student Robert Harris. The club was developed to send care packages and letters to Job Corps completers who advance into a military branch of service. [...]

Charleston Job Corps Center held its weekly Monday Business Meeting, Nov. 10, 2014 where several students who will enroll in the college prep class were announced by Marissa Stewart, CPP/CTR Specialist. Please join me in congratulating the following: Brittany Yeager Uchenna Tony Ike Stephanie Velez Meagan Sponseller Abinet Aregahgn Bryanna Watson Courtney Campbell Azel Walls [...]

The Charleston Job Corps Center (CJCC) operated by Horizons Youth Services volunteered with the YWCA Sojourner’s Shelter for Homeless Women and Families, Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014. The event marks the 28th Annual Thanksgiving Benefit Dinner to Aid the Homeless held at St. George’s Orthodox Cathedral, Charleston WV. Students include Ahzeem Brown, Kristyn White, Nyaisha Watson, [...]