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  1. PTC honors graduates during commencement -Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Newberry Observer

    The James Medford Family Event Center at Piedmont Technical College welcomed more than 300 Piedmont Technical College graduates for two commencement ceremonies to celebrate their accomplishments. "Graduation is not an ending, it is a beginning," Brooks said.

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  2. Area practical nursing students honored -Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | Newberry Observer

    Recent graduates of Piedmont Technical College's practical nursing program at the Lex Walters-Greenwood campus were recognized in a pinning ceremony in August. The students and their hometowns are, front from left, Rebecca Anne Bartley, Saluda; Latoya Mealing, North Augusta; and Glennetta La Tasha Norman, Abbeville.

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  3. PTC awards Fujifilm Manufacturing Scholarship -Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2017 | Newberry Observer

    Two Piedmont Technical College students were recently awarded the Fujifilm Manufacturing Scholarship at the college's annual scholarship luncheon. Pictured are, from left, Christopher Corley, computer technology student from Little Mountain; and Darrell Terry with Fujifilm Manufacturing.

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  4. Uber announces expansion to Newberry -Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | Newberry Observer

    "The communities in Newberry and Greenwood asked for Uber's safe, affordable transportation options and flexible work opportunities and we are thrilled to answer that call," said Michael Black, Uber South Carolina General Manager. "Soon, residents and visitors will be able to open the Uber app, tap a button, and get a reliable ride in minutes.

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  5. PTC awards scholarships -Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | Newberry Observer

    Two Piedmont Technical College students recently received the Lakelands Homebuilders Association of Greenwood Scholarship at the annual scholarship luncheon. Pictured are Andrew Smith, a building construction technology student from Cross Hill; and John Cobb, LHA representative.

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  6. Blohm Scholarship recipients named -Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2017 | Newberry Observer

    Four Piedmont Technical College students were recently awarded the Henry Blohm Leadership Scholarship. Pictured are, from left, David Rosenbaum, associate dean of students; Sherman Culbertson, an associate in science student from Greenwood; Jessie Russell, an associate in science student from Pomaria; and Ethan Meetze, a computer technology student from Newberry.

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  7. General Sessions guilty pleas -Read the original story

    Jul 26, 2017 | Newberry Observer

    Antonio Bernard Baker, 45, of 314 N & L Dairy Road, Saluda, possession of crack cocaine, six months in prison, given credit for 21 days. Andrew Jermol Chaplin, 23, of 86 Bradbury Way, Newberry, possession of controlled substance, 85 days in jail, credit five days.

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  8. PTC awards Strom Thurmond Scholarships -Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | Newberry Observer

    Nine Piedmont Technical College students were recently awarded the Strom Thurmond Scholarship at the college's annual scholarship luncheon. Pictured are, front from left, Stephanie Johnson, an occupational therapy assistant student from Prosperity; Tinslie Wagler, an associate degree nursing student from Cross Hill; Heather McNally, an associate in arts student from McCormick; and Ashley Shepheard, a diversified agriculture student from Laurens.

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  9. Scholarship recipients named -Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Newberry Observer

    Ten Piedmont Technical College students were recently awarded the PTC Golf Classic Scholarship at the college's annual scholarship luncheon. Pictured are, front from left, Christopher Greenway, an associate in arts student from Greenwood; and O'Shaunaessy Spann, a cardiovascular technology student from Aiken.

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  10. Nursing graduate fulfills a childhood dream -Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2017 | Newberry Observer

    For Newberry resident Michelle Burns, becoming a nurse has been a dream since childhood. But like many Piedmont Technical College students, she had to delay that dream until later in life.

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  11. Piedmont Technical College to offer night welding classes -Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | Newberry Observer

    Piedmont Technical College and the Newberry County School District recently signed an articulation agreement that will offer the PTC welding program at night at the Newberry County Career Center. Signing the agreement at a recent ceremony are, from left, Katrina Singletary, NCSD director of secondary education; Jim Suber, NCSD superintendent; Dr. Ray Brooks, PTC president; Dr. Lynn Cary, NCSD assistant superintendent for instruction; and Beverly Leslie, director of the Newberry County Career Center.

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  12. Graduation means start of a new future -Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2017 | Newberry Observer

    In May, Kenneth McDaniel prepared to walk across the graduation stage at Piedmont Technical College to complete a journey he was not always sure was possible when he decided to get his degree. "I won't lie, I was scared to death that I would not be able to do this," he said of his decision.

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  13. Tau Alpha Pi Inducts new members -Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2017 | Newberry Observer

    The Tau Alpha Pi Engineering Honor Society at Piedmont Technical College recently held its annual induction for new students. Inductees and officers were, front from left, Orlando Carrillo of Greenwood, vice president; Heaven Lee of Greenwood; Jose J. Sanchez Martinez of Batesburg; Corey Boyter of Donalds; and Jeremy Catoe of Greenwood.

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  14. Virtual classroom promise -Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | Newberry Observer

    When it became virtually impossible for an instructor to be in two places at once, Piedmont Technical College's Newberry County Campus made the virtual possible. PTC launched a pilot program using laptop cameras and the latest technology to create a virtual classroom for a group of dual enrollment students in Newberry.

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  15. Piedmont Technical College commencement is May 4 -Read the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | Newberry Observer

    Commencement exercises will begin at 3 p.m. for Associate of Arts and Science, health science and nursing graduates. A ceremony will be held at 7 p.m. for industrial & engineering technologies, business and computer technology and public service graduates.

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  16. Newberry continues to be one busy placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | Newberry Observer

    It's a good day when 15 barbecue teams are battling it out in downtown Newberry as they will be Saturday at the annual Pork in the Park festival from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Samples, sandwiches, bluegrass music, and a free inflatable fun park for children are a few of the items on the menu at Memorial Park. Downtown has some new investments and new faces on just about every block.

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  17. Hydrilla found in Summerset Bay Area of Newberry Co. -Read the original story

    Mar 31, 2017 | Newberry Observer

    Hydrilla Verticillata, an invasive aquatic species, has been found in the Summerset Bay area of Lake Greenwood, members of concerned citizens group have been told. Julie Davis, manager of Lake Greenwood, told attendees of the Jan. 19 Preserving Lake Greenwood meeting that hydrilla was found in three coves in the Summerset Bay area in Newberry County in late summer and fall of 2016.

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  18. Elected officials salaries discussed -Read the original story

    Jan 13, 2017 | Newberry Observer

    An ordinance that will provide the determination of salaries for Newberry County elected officials, and provide for the annual review of salaries for such offices will have its first reading during the next Newberry County Council meeting. During a work session on Wednesday, County Council was presented two drafts of the ordinance.

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  19. Piedmont Technical College recognizes graduates -Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Newberry Observer

    The James Medford Family Event Center at Piedmont Technical College was the setting for the culmination of many dreams for the nearly 250 Piedmont Technical College graduates who took center stage. "When others were stepping back, you stepped forward, you continued on and you persisted," Brooks said.

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  20. PTC launching new program -Read the original story

    Dec 19, 2016 | Newberry Observer

    Starting in January, Piedmont Technical College is launching a new program titled "Ready to Work" that is designed to help individuals overcome challenges that may prevent them from finding jobs. The program will provide training for well paid, highly skilled careers in manufacturing.

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