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...
Over 300 Zanesville 6th grade students explored a variety of careers which all use vehicles.
Mid-East Career and Technology Centers and Zanesville City School Distrcit teamed up to host the Vehicle Career Day this morning. Stations were set up outdoors on the Zanesville Campus of Mid-East with students rotating to each vehicle and presenter.
"This is a wonderful way to get them out of the classroom. To let them see the businesses that are in our community. Also, our...
The Mid-East Board of Education begins talks of leasing a school building from Zanesville City Schools.
Because Mid-East will undergo around 47 million dollars in renovations beginning with its adult education building in the fall, the 40,000 square foot Rufus Putnam building on Moxahala Avenue owned by Zanesville City Schools could soon become the temporary adult education building for Mid-East.
"This is the best one we came up with. I think it will be a smooth transition....
If you had 90 seconds to grab as many groceries as possible do you know what you'd pick up?
June Wilson, the winner of the Mid-East Career and Technology School's 90 second shopping spree filled her cart with $197.97 worth of coffee, ham ground beef and other items at Pick 'N Save, Monday morning. Her strategy was to simply fill the cart.
"I just wanted to pick some of the stuff that is expensive that I don't always get because of the price," explained Wilson.
It's a question we all have to deal with at some point in our lives, what you want to do for a living?
About 1,700 sophomores from Muskingum, Perry, Guernsey, and Noble Counties are trekking to Mid-East Career and Technology Center over the next two days to search for that answer, and the center is targeting a specific group of students.
"We offer all the college prep classes up through physics and college prep chemistry. So really any student that wants job skills on top of...
Two cosmetology students from the Mid-East Career and Technology Center are in a state competition tomorrow. The problem is they're best friends and only one can win. WHIZ's Ashley Drane has the story.
Seniors Cheyenne Matz and Shala Wallace are no strangers to competition. They had to compete locally and regionally to qualify. Tomorrow they're going to Columbus to go head to head for the one national spot. The two have been taking turns winning.