Skip to main content

Positive reports highlight EDC meeting

April 1, 2011

Terry Wegman

Progress reports — all positive — dominated a meeting of the Big Spring Economic Development Corporation this week.

Board members received an update from Howard College representative Kinsey Hansen concerning a technical program curriculum started in late 2009.

“We saw (in 2009) a need to reintroduce technical programs, not only to college students, but for incumbent workers and high school students,” said Terry Wegman, BSEDC executive director. “We were seeing a huge dropout rate between ninth and 12th grade and we wanted to implement a program that would help this problem.”

For more information, you may subscribe to the Big Spring Herald or purchase an e-edition.

The Big Spring High School freshman football team put a feather in its cap on Thursday evening at...
Jack Everett and the Big Spring Junior High School eighth grade A team moved on step closer to...
After hearing how poorly the defense had played for weeks, linebacker Garrett Wigington was in no...
Price Reduced! 1307 E. 11th Place 206 Rocco Road 1107 E. 3rd St.

 

Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes