We are so excited that once again we will be presenting the Chamber Christmas Bonus. This year we are also expanding our contest to Fire and Rescue volunteers. Thanks to the generosity of an anonymous donor, the Patrick County Chamber of Commerce has been granted a fund to give 10 hardworking Patrick County citizens a $500 Christmas bonus. . . . read more
The 15th annual Apple Dumpling Festival will be held in downtown Stuart on Saturday, Oct. 22, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. There will be music, crafts, games, vendors’ booths, autumn decorations, and inflatables for kids sponsored by Outdoor Entertainment. The music line-up will include the First Christian Church Choir, 10 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.; Marcie Horne, 11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m.; Fairy Ann and the Horses . . . read more
Dec 1-31: Willis Gap Community Center Open JAM!!!
Willis Gap Comm Ctr OPEN JAM every Friday Night
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
144 The Hollow Road
Ararat, VA 24053
Jan 10-31: Hardin Reynolds PTO fundraiser
Hardin Reynolds PTO is holding a fundraiser until January 31st. We are raffling off a Angus steer and all the processing for $10 a ticket. People can e-mail us (Don & Lisa Haycraft) or call us at 276-693-3127 or call the school, number is listed on the flyer. The ticket will be drawn on February 2nd. The person that wins is responsible for picking up the processed steer but the PTO will take the steer to be processed.
Jan 19-Jun 20: Tuition Discounts for Virginia Residents
Patrick Henry Community College - Tuition Discounts for Virginia Residents
Spring 2017 WCG Programs include:
Certified Nurses Aide (CNA) - Starts January 9th
Full price: $1,162.64, WCG price: $387.55
Commercial Driver's License (CDL) - Starts January 9th
Full price: $4,500, WCG price: $1,500
Certified Production Technician (CPT) - Starts January 31st
Full price: $2,557.96, WCG price: $852.65
Clinical Medical Assistant (CMA) - Starts February 20th
Full price: $2,775, WCG price: $925
Registered Medication Aide (RMA) - Starts March 7th
Full price: $668.52, WCG price: $222.84
Certified Billing and Coding Specialist w/ Microsoft Office - Starts March 7th
Full price: $3,430.99, WCG price: $1,143.66
Electrical Groundsman Training - Starts April 3rd
Full price: $3,600, WCG price: $1,200
Phlebotomy Technician - Starts June 20th
Full price: $1,884, WCG price: $628
The new Workforce Credential Grant (WCG) will help pay tuition costs for select workforce training programs for Virginia residents. Students only pay 30% of the total cost.
How it works:
1. You pay 1/3 of the tuition when you register.
2. The Commonwealth of Virginia pays 1/3 when you complete the class.
3. The final 1/3 is paid by the Commonwealth of Virginia when you
earn the credential.
Other financial assistance may be available to help pay for your portion.
FOR MORE INFORMATION: 276-656-0260