HAYWOOD COMMUNITY COLLEGE

185 FREDLANDER DRIVE

CLYDE, NORTH CAROLINA 28721

CONTACT: DEBBIE DAVIS

DIANA CONARD

PHONE: 627-4521

DATE: 05-11-04

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

2004 REGION A NURSING CONSORTIUM PINNING CEREMONY HELD

The 2004 Region A Nursing Consortium Pinning Ceremony was held on Saturday, May 8, 2004 at Tri-County Community College in Murphy, NC. There were a total of 38 nursing graduates pinned. Sixteen of these are HCC students, 12 are from Southwestern Community College, and 10 are from Tri-County Community College.

Blake Rogers, HCC Nursing Instructor and Region A Nursing Consortium Program Director, and Dr. Norman G. Oglesby, President of Tri-County Community College welcomed everyone to the event. The speaker for the ceremony was Sherry McCulley Hall, a Haywood Community College Region A Nursing Consortium faculty member. The class representative speaker was Jphn Patrick Francoeur, II from Haywood Community College.

The Region A Nursing Consortium Class of 2004 included the following students from Haywood Community College: Barbie Allen, Timothy James Bell, Kimberly D. Butler, John Partick Francoeur, II, Thania Ramos Haney, Melinda K. Harverson, Tina C. Hendricks, Amber N. Hyman, Eva Brandy Keith, Leigh Cagle Lindsey, Christy King McCracken, Shea L. McNab, Valerie M. Slaughter, Patricia Floyd Tomes, and Suzanne R. Wilder.

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