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Paige East teaching class at Lake Junaluska Elementary school

Simple Recycling Program with Big Results

A recent collaboration between Junaluska Elementary fifth graders, Haywood Community College students, and Haywood County Solid Waste and Recycling will keep about 90,000 juice and milk cartons out of the county landfill each school year.

graduates in the front row of the auditorium in their cap and gowns

2023 Graduation at HCC

Haywood Community College recently welcomed families and friends to campus to celebrate the 2023 graduating class across five ceremonies. Each ceremony featured a speech prepared by a fellow student which provided peer-to-peer encouragement for their...

Dahlia Ridge Trail est. 2023 with pink dahlia

Dahlia Ridge Trail Opening

Haywood Community College welcomes the community and project supporters to a ribbon cutting event for the Dahlia Ridge Trail on June 2, 10am-Noon to officially cut the ribbon on the newly expanded trail system. This new trail system has been a work...

Peter and Jody in conference center posing for photo

HCC Students compete at SkillsUSA Competition

SkillsUSA is a state and national competition that involves over 395,000 career and technical students from college, high school, and middle school. This competition allows students to compete in technical and skilled trades in their field of study....

Earth Day Celebration with green Earth in background

Earth Day Celebration

Join Haywood Community College to celebrate Earth Day on April 24. Featuring community partners, student presentations, activities and more, this event will highlight what you can do to help environmental improvements in Haywood Count.