Students at Mid-East get a taste of what's going to be expected of them when they enter their careers.
The fifth annual Senior Employability Expo took place, Tuesday at both the Buffalo and Zanesville campuses. 90 employers came in from various career fields to talk to the seniors about how to act on job interviews, how to create a resume and tips for success.
"They are embarking on their journey in the world of work or continuing their education and it's just really...
The cosmetology room at Mid-East was all a buzz Friday.
The room was taken over by a host of volunteers and Mid-East students helping to make over local residents looking for work. One stylist said she cleared her book for part of the morning so she could help out.
"It's nice for them to get a hair cut. A hair cut makes you feel good and that way they can get back out there," said Fabulous Styles and Cuts Kendra Gillman.
The State Senate hears Tuesday from opponents of the proposed exotic animal law.
Testimony began at the State House in Columbus. State Senator Troy Balderson said he and other lawmakers will listen carefully to those who don't agree with the bill and take their views into account before passing it onto the House in the next couple of weeks.
"My whole timing for this is to find balance and to protect humans, citizens of Ohio, the animals and protect the businesses that are...
Thursday, area businesses met with students who may soon be their employees.
Mid-East Career and Technology Center hosted it's 3rd annual Business Expo. Student Placement Coordinator Shannon Kenily says various employers from around southeast Ohio came to give advice to students about pursuing their various career fields.
"When you're 17 and 18 years old, you feel a little intimidated maybe when your speaking with employers when your trying to seek employment and it just...
A state senator take time away from politics to speak to students at a local school.
Senator Jimmy Stewart spoke to students and took a tour of the Mid-East Career and Technology school's campus. He talked about the importance of education and it's role in making smart voters. He also told students to follow their dreams.
"Remember what your goals are try and take something that your passionate about and make a career out of it," said Senator Stewart. "If you're...