Category: Education

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 »

Angel King, candidate for a RC Board of Education seat, seeks to serve students, teachers and the community

Angel King, a professional educator with 30+ years experience, has filed to be a candidate for a seat on the Rutherford County Board of Education. She will be seeking to fill the District 1 seat on the board. King attended the the…Read More »