Stories tagged with: Mid-East Career and Technology Center

March 29, 2011 - 11:56am
5 years 17 weeks ago

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...

February 23, 2011 - 10:07pm
5 years 22 weeks ago

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....

November 22, 2010 - 1:11pm
5 years 35 weeks ago

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.


November 18, 2010 - 7:28pm
5 years 36 weeks ago

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...

September 28, 2010 - 8:39pm
5 years 43 weeks ago

Three members were added to the Mid-East Career and Technology Center's Alumni Hall of Fame.

Tonight marks the eighth year for the Hall of Fame. Each of the three inductees agree that the school has been an instrumental piece in molding their futures.

"The nurses were very caring and compassionate here and I wanted to be that same caring, compassionate nurse and Mid-East instilled that in me from day one," says Shelly Cale, Hall of Fame inductee.

This year's...

September 28, 2010 - 12:09pm
5 years 43 weeks ago

The Muskingum County Opportunity Center and Mid-East Career and Technology Center Cosmetology class are teaming up to help people look the part when applying for a job.

Like many people that have been laid off going to a salon is something unemployed people simply can't afford right now.

"We're sad and there are a lot of emotions that go with it you feel like you've let someone down," Tara Adornetto said.

Tara Adornetto has been unemployed since June and is...

May 26, 2010 - 12:21pm
6 years 9 weeks ago

One local senior is headed to a national cosmetology competition.

We first told you about Mid-East student Shala Wallace when she and her best friend Cheyenne Matz went to the state competition last month.

"We went to competition and competed in hair and I competed against my best friend and she beat me she got first and I got second," Matz said.

Matz said it's exciting that they got the top two places at the state competition. And even though both girls are...

April 22, 2010 - 1:42pm
6 years 13 weeks ago

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.

"She just worked...

April 21, 2010 - 12:25pm
6 years 14 weeks ago

Local students are spending time with their grandparents during class today.

Mid East Career Center invited the students grandparents to join them in class to see what they do everyday . Senior Cheyenne Matz is studying cosmetology and said her grandmother is thrilled to be there.

"She loves what I do and she always wants to be with me she's a big part of my like and i want her to see what i get to do at school," Matz said.

Cheyenne says her grandmother...

September 29, 2009 - 10:04am
6 years 43 weeks ago

More than 75 laid-off workers were treated to a day of pampering today to help them prepare to head back to work.

The Muskingum County Opportunity Center teamed up with Mid-East Career and Technology Center cosmetology students to provide those out-of-work with a free makeover .

"They get their choice. They're all getting hair done we hope and they get a choice whether they want a manicure and make-up, so they're kind of getting from the neck-up a real good deal and the...

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