A Cleveland High School student was among six Johnston County students chosen to attend the Governor’s School of North Carolina. Maya Palmer chose English as her area of concentration. She will be attending the school this summer, which features a five-week residential program for intellectually gifted high school students. Other students attending are: Robin Braswell of Johnston County Early College Academy, concentrating on Social Science; Mitchell Burleson of Corinth Holders High School, concentrating on Instrumental Music; Melaine Hardee of South Johnston High School, concentrating on Natural Science; Isha Henry of Clayton High School, concentrating on Instrumental Music; and Noah Kiser of Smithfield-Selma High School, concentrating on Instrumental Music.
JCC Business Classes
Johnston Community College is offering Business Education Courses from May to June. Cost is $73 per course. Registration information is at http://www.johnstoncc.edu/ceregistration.aspx or contact Rachael Wooten at 919-209-2591.
▪ Microsoft Office Suite Level 1: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, May 14, Workforce Development Center, Clayton.
▪ Beginner's Guide to Computer Operations: 6 to 9 p.m. Monday, June 1, JCC main campus, Elsee Building.
▪ MS Word Certification: 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesdays, June 2 to July 21, Workforce Development Center, Clayton.
JCC Small Business Center Seminars
Johnston Community College is offering free small business seminars. Classes are held at Johnston County Workforce Development Center in Clayton. Registration is at https://www.ncsbc.net/events.aspx?mode=4¢er=75280.
▪ Understanding Your Business's Financials: 8 to 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 12.
▪ What are Non-Profit Articles & Bylaws: 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, May 26.
▪ So You Think You Want to Start a Small Business: 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday, May 28.
▪ HP LIFE Online Entrepreneurship Training: on demand, available until June 30.