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MADISONVILLE, Ky. (7/25/13) - Madisonville Community College congratulates the 2012-2013 graduates of the Adult Education Program in Hopkins County. The 28th annual graduation ceremony was held on Friday, July 19, in the Brynes Auditorium on MCC’s Health Sciences Campus. Casey Randolph, a 2011-2012 graduate, was the graduation speaker and shared his inspirational journey to obtaining his GED.

Academic awards were presented to:

Jonathon Fugate - Language Arts Reading
Sarah Garcia - Science
Johnnie Williams - Social Studies
Kristy Tandy - Math
Jason Skaggs - Language Arts Writing
Walter Phillips, Sr. - Overall Academic Achievement.

MCC scholarship awards were presented to Thomas Franklin, Rebecca Wooten, Melissa Fugate, and Jaken Orten. Scholarships are made possible through MCC’s Partners in Progress Scholarship Endowment. The endowment supports approximately 45 MCC students each year.

Cris Crowley, Director of Adult Education - ACE2, shared, ‘GED graduation is the event our instructors look forward to and get excited about each and every year. It is our opportunity to celebrate the successes and pay respect to the efforts of our graduates. Many will be enrolling in college in the fall, and others have gained employment because of earning their GED credential. It’s their night to shine and celebrate and we are honored and humbled to have been a part of their successful educational journey. Since July 2000 to present date, more than 1,000 students have earned their GED through the Adult Centers for Education Excellence (ACE2) Adult Education Program.

The 2012-2013 graduates are:

Bremen- Devin Storms
Dawson Springs-Shaun Chapman
Dawson Springs-Danielle Gerry
Dawson Springs-Ben Giffin
Dawson Springs-Joshua Gray
Dawson Springs-Kendra Hooper
Dawson Springs-Eric Johnson
Dawson Springs-Amanda Marcum
Dawson Springs-Meloni Menser
Dawson Springs-Harlan Miller
Dawson Springs-Jaken Orten
Dawson Springs-Jimmie Patterson, Jr.
Dawson Springs-Walter Phillips, Sr.
Dawson Springs-Corey Sherman
Dawson Springs-Ricky Skinner
Dawson Springs-Jerald Swetland
Dawson Springs-Megan Tapp
Dawson Springs-Danielle Thomas
Dawson Springs-Deidra Wallace
Dixon-Thomas Kelly
Earlington- Kristen Everly
Earlington- Sarah Garcia
Earlington- Jennifer Hayes
Earlington- Zachary Skimehorn
Frankfort- Michael Rich
Hanson- Clifford Dunning
Hanson- Dee Hogart
Hanson- Jesse Tucker
Hanson- Nathan Wall
Livermore- Derek Messimore
Madisonville- Sarah Adams
Madisonville- Steven Allen IV
Madisonville- Kalob Allphin
Madisonville- Stephanie Baker
Madisonville- Debra Boyd-Messimore
Madisonville- Jacob Caraway
Madisonville- Laura Cavanaugh
Madisonville- Janae Chadderton
Madisonville- Casey Curtis
Madisonville- Travis Eison
Madisonville- Morgan Faulk
Madisonville- Alyssa Gibson
Madisonville- Jarrod Grant
Madisonville- Rebecca Jones
Madisonville- Troy Killough
Madisonville- LaNeil Ladd
Madisonville- Jillian Laffoon
Madisonville- ShaBri LaRocco
Madisonville- Michael Lear
Madisonville- Patrick Louth II
Madisonville- Samantha Maerz
Madisonville- Desiree Massey
Madisonville- Angelia Middler
Madisonville- Brandi Minton
Madisonville- Stefan Niestrath
Madisonville- Jessica O'Hara
Madisonville- Chris Owens
Madisonville- Forrest Oxley
Madisonville- Julian Pena
Madisonville- Beverly Pendley
Madisonville- Sanora Peyton
Madisonville- Wilda Pierce
Madisonville- Janette Reynolds
Madisonville- Summer Rogers
Madisonville- Eddie Shelton
Madisonville- Jason Skaggs
Madisonville- David Smith
Madisonville- Kenneth Stafford
Madisonville- Kristy Tandy
Madisonville- Amber Tuleya
Madisonville- Kiana Washington
Madisonville- Kimberly White
Madisonville- Rebecca Wooten
Manitou-Joseph Knight
Manitou-Daniel Newton
Manitou-Johnnie Williams
Mortons Gap-Amber Collins
Mortons Gap-Melissa Fugate
Mortons Gap-Tera Oldham
Nebo-Samantha Pendley
Nortonville- James T. Franklin
Nortonville- Jonathan Fugate
Nortonville- Stephanie Hale
Nortonville- Megan Jones
Nortonville- Jonathon Miller
Nortonville- Jennifer Page
Nortonville- Heather Stillwell
Sebree-Kenneth Yoder
Slaughters- James Bivins
Slaughters- Russell Murray
Slaughters- Tori Paul
White Plains- Craig Burchfield

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