Mountwest Community and Technical College announces two new memb - Beckley, Bluefield & Lewisburg News, Weather, Sports

Mountwest CTC announces 2 new members to its Institutional Board of Governors

Posted: Updated:
  • Local NewsLocal NewsMore>>

  • Mercer County Schools hold a meeting regarding this coming years levy rate

    Mercer County Schools hold a meeting regarding this coming years levy rate

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 11:41 PM EDT2014-04-16 03:41:37 GMT
    The Mercer County Board of Education held a meeting on Tuesday regarding the 2014 and 15 school year levy rate. The levy is the funding system for all schools in West Virginia. The rates proposed are
     
    The Mercer County Board of Education held a meeting on Tuesday regarding the 2014 and 15 school year levy rate.



     
  • Would stiffer penalties for DUI's save more lives?

    Would stiffer penalties for DUI's save more lives?

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 7:04 PM EDT2014-04-15 23:04:54 GMT
    Driving under the influence in Mercer County. Authorities told us they're seeing it far too often lately. People we've been talking to say they believe stiffer penalties for DUI's could save lives. On
    Driving under the influence in Mercer County. Authorities told us they're seeing it far too often lately.
  • Skeletal remains found Wyoming County

    Skeletal remains found Wyoming County

    Tuesday, April 15 2014 7:04 PM EDT2014-04-15 23:04:35 GMT
    On April 10th a search warrant was executed on the property of Oscar Combs Senior on the Bud Mountain area of Wyoming County. State police found skeletal remains of an unidentified human on the backside
    State Police found skeletal remains on a man's property in Wyoming County.

Mountwest Community & Technical College announced two new members to its Institutional Board of Governors.

New members are Cathy Burns of Huntingtonwho was recently hired as the president of the Huntington Regional Chamber of Commerce, and James Kaul of Proctorville, Ohio, a Mountwest student.

Prior to the Chamber of Commerce, Burns served as the workforce development recruiter for the Robert C. Byrd Institute for Advanced Flexible Manufacturing.  She was appointed to the Institutional Board of Governors by Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin. Her term runs through June 30, 2016.

Kaul is a sophomore at Mountwest and is studying engineering technology. He was elected president of the Student Government Association and serves as the student representative on the Institutional Board of Governors through June 30, 2014.

Additionally, current member Mark George is now serving as vice chair. The college has a total of 12 board members.