WLCTC holds annual awards banquet

From press and staff reports

The Winston County Journal


The Winston-Louisville Career & Technology Center held their annual Awards Banquet on Monday, April 29 at Lake Tiak O’ Khata.

The yearly event is held to recognize the efforts of students of the center under the tutelage of their staff. The event started with a welcome from Career & Technology Director James Robert Webb. After the welcome, Webb introduced Destiny Jordan for the reciting of the Pledge of Allegiance.

Immediately following the pledge, Ben Johns sang the National Anthem for the delight of the crowd. Dinner was served to the attending guests after the blessing of the food.

After the dinner, Webb announced they would begin with the presentation of the awards. Each instructor introduced the awards for their respective students and classes.

Once the scholarships were presented, the night’s ceremonies concluded.

Recognized at the event:

Deyanna Ingram, Nelsonia Jordan, Tylisha Smith, Tyja Pledge, Shenicka Triplett, Kristi Jernigan (Advisor), Dominique Woodard, Hillary Wragg, Justice Steele, Shay Rayford, Kaliya Lockett, Shaquala Cistrunk

Taylor Scholarship to ECCC: John Lipsey (Machining), Hank Bell (Welding)

Taylor cash prizes: Machining—Cody Reed (1st, $500), Isiah Woods (2nd, $250), Deyanna Ingram (3rd, $150). Welding—Chase Collins ($250), Austin Long ($150), Camron Nowacki ($500).

Outstanding Student: Ben Johns, Lathomas Brown

Kayla Langford, Devin Anderson, Lathomas Brown, Ben Johns, Chase Collins, Deyarna Ingram, John Lipsey, Hank Bell, Camron Nowacki, Jerry Koon

Tyzerous Houstan, Bryan Christopher, Tyler Hickman, Dakendrick Hickman

Most Outstanding Student, Design Technology—Shenicka Triplett, Helen Black, Most Outstanding Student, Teacher Academy—Amber Gill

Joelie Hill, Reagan Fleming, Morgan Orr, CPE Instructor Corey Coward, Justice Steele, Lesli Jayne Pickett, Shane Cumberland

Matthew Richardson, Austin McDaniel, Hunter Luke, Lance Vernon, Kegan Humphries, Wyatt Roberts, Rylee Pearson

Chris McHann, Sam Dempsey, Hunter Roberts

Tyler Shelton, Bay White

Pete Livingston Scholarship recipient Hank Bell

Kirk Sisson, Dawson Mitchell

Health Science II completers: Anna Claire Webb, Meagan Graham, Destiny Worthy, Emily Mills, Penny Wells (instructor) Maya Wilmer, Lesli Jayne Pickett, Amy Hall and Hanna Christopher.

Jordan Prisock, Rod Triplett, Jeffery Welch

Health Science outstanding students Anna Claire Webb and Amber Moore

Xavier Wells, Nick Shields, Petey Vowell, Tyler Sheldon, Shaquille Shumaker, Ethan Edwards, Ethan Pearsons, Justin Idom, Demarcus Carter, Cameron Miller, Brandon Black, Bay White, Christian Johnson, Damien Rush