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June 24th, 2022 This young person has joined Job Corps on “Signing Day”. This particular “Signing Day” for Old Dominion Job Corps was June 22, 2022. The location was Virginia Career Works, Central Region, which serves the counties of Amherst, Appomattox, Bedford, Campbell counties, and the City of Lynchburg. Alaila B, Non-Residential, is a CNA [...]

This young person has joined Job Corps on “Signing Day”. This particular “Signing Day” for Old Dominion Job Corps was June 22, 2022. The location was Virginia Career Works, Central Region, which serves the counties of Amherst, Appomattox, Bedford, Campbell counties, and the City of Lynchburg. Charles D., is an Automotive student with a start [...]

This young person has joined Job Corps on “Signing Day”. This particular “Signing Day” for Old Dominion Job Corps was June 22, 2022, and the location was Virginia Career Works, Central Region, which serves the counties of Amherst, Appomattox, Bedford, Campbell, and the City of Lynchburg Dan’ta T., Non-Residential, student will be studying Building Construction [...]

Two trips to Virginia Highlands Community College (VHCC) nursing sims and cadaver labs were planned in order for each student to obtain hands-on learning about the human body, and to give them insight the facilities and resources available at VHCC. Ms. Hilt, the Assistant Professor of Nursing at VHCC, provided a tour of the state-of-the-art [...]

This past Saturday Finch-Henry Job Corps Center had the pleasure of setting up a booth at The Panola County Juneteenth Festival held in The Town of Sardis. There were organizations of all kinds offering both helpful information, assistance, and goods representing down on Main Street including churches, youth enrichment & community development groups, both national [...]

Finch Henry Job Corps would like to recognize and commend SE William Warrington on enlisting into the US Army! William was a great student and was admired by his instructors and other staff for being a model student. On 06/08/22 – 06/09/22, William attended Memphis MEPS in Memphis, TN to begin his enlistment into the [...]

Kaylie Nichols, a Charleston Job Corps student, came to the program with aspirations of becoming an obstetrician. At the age of thirteen, Kaylie realized the traditional educational forum in her hometown was ineffective. She discovered that the lack of teacher and peer interaction and lack of classroom materials would not provide the education required to [...]

Students teaching different angles, heights, etc. of hitting targets with a bow and arrow. Students really enjoyed the chance to do this, some of them for the first time. They were also provided with proper safety protocol when using any devices with ‘projectiles’.

Ms. Lishella Smith, Career Preparation Instructor. Welcome our first Non – Residential student. Madison signed on to become an Automotive Technician. Her goal is to complete the Automotive Technician trade and go to Advance Trade at Clearfield Job Corps Toyota T-Ten program.