Williamson Daily News: MCHS holds College Day

Published April 13, 2016 by the Williamson Daily News
By Kyle Lovern – klovern@civitasmedia.com

WVU, MU and Southern presidents attend

RED JACKET – Mingo Central High School welcomed some important guests on Tuesday afternoon, the presidents of West Virginia University, Marshall University and Southern W.Va. Community and Technical College for their College Day assembly.

Presidents Gordon Gee of WVU, Jerome Gilbert of MU and Robert Gunter of SWVCTC (Southern) all addressed thestudents, faculty and parents in attendance for the special day. Gary White of Logan, the former interim president of Marshall, was also at the event with Gilbert. Dr. Paul Hill, Chancellor of West Virginia’s four-year public colleges and universities was also one of the speakers.

All of the college presidents gave short speeches and talked about the importance of getting an education after high school. Read the full story »