HAYWOOD COMMUNITY COLLEGE

185 FREEDLANDER DRIVE

CLYDE, NORTH CAROLINA 28721

CONTACT: DEBRA DAVIS

PHONE: 627-4521

DATE: 9-04-02



























FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

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Scholarship Established in Memory of Tom Allen

The North Carolina Community College Facility Operations Association recently established a $1000 scholarship in memory and recognition of Tom Allen’s service to the organization. He was a charter member of the organization. Allen was Facilities Coordinator at Haywood Community College from May 1996 until his death in April 1999. He worked at the college in various positions from 1981 until 1999.



Shown in photo from left to right are: Mickie Allen, Tom’s widow; Dr.Nathan Hodges, HCC president, Ed Farris from Wayne Community College and President of the organization; Ray Burkett from Roanoke/ Chowan Community College; Tommy Rhue from Cataret Community College; Jim Robbins from Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute; Dennis Wilkey from Southwester Community College; and Gene McNeil from Central Carolina Community College.

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