Author: Press Release

Governor signs Veteran Scholarships into Law

Gov. Cooper shared the following statement on Senate Bill 560: “These scholarships are earned through the service and sacrifice of these students and their families. Increasing the amount of these scholarships is the right thing to do.” Press Release

NC in short supply of nurses

RALEIGH, N.C. — The World Health Organization has declared 2020 the “Year of the Nurse” in celebration of Florence Nightingale’s 200th birthday. Nightingale is considered the founder of modern nursing. In North Carolina, healthcare experts say there aren’t enough nurses to keep…Read More »

Isothermal Practical Nurses Hit High Marks

SPINDALE (Jan. 13, 2020) – The Practical Nursing program  at Isothermal Community College has a 98.6 percent average pass rate for the last three years—2017, 2018, 2019. The PN program continues to provide Rutherford County and surrounding areas with qualified nurses. This…Read More »

Tornado Watch in Effect until Midnight

Tornado Watch until 12:00AM Sunday THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED TORNADO WATCH 17 IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EST TONIGHT FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS IN GEORGIA THIS WATCH INCLUDES 6 COUNTIES IN NORTHEAST GEORGIA ELBERT FRANKLIN HABERSHAM HART RABUN STEPHENS IN NORTH…Read More »