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Donation Made to the BRTC Welding Program

POCAHONTAS, AR May 23 — John Gillespie of Tumbling Shoals has donated two metal fabricating devices, valued at $3500, to the BRTC welding program. Gillespie contributed one roller bender, which is valued at $1500. Roller benders can be used to create arcs, bends, cylinders, and circular objects. He also donated a sheet bender, valued at …

BRTC Holds Signing Day at Hoxie High School

Top Row: Andrea Vancil, Hoxie High School Counselor; Brittany Hall, BRTC Career Coach; Makayla Johnson; Kylie Jones; Madison Jones; Seth Brooks; Erin Kerley-Mathews, BRTC Recruiter Bottom Row: Bailey Romine, Misty Kirby, Shelby Waddell POCAHONTAS, AR May 20—The Office of Admissions held a Signing Day at Hoxie High School for 7 seniors who plan to attend …

Kelly Edington Accepts Position at BRTC

Kelly Edington POCAHONTAS, AR May 19— Black River Technical College is pleased to announce that Kelly Edington has accepted the position of Accountant I-Grants Coordinator. Edington is a 1999 graduate of Maynard High School. After high school, she attended BRTC for 2 years before transferring to Arkansas State University and earning a Bachelor of Science …

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