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Teacher’s Appreciation Week Luncheon

Finch-Henry management staff sponsored a Zaxby’s lunch for the centers academic and trade instructors in celebration of Teacher’s Appreciation Week on last Thursday. Hungry instructors chowed down on chicken fingers, fries, salads, veggies, sliders and cookies fresh...

SE’s Instrumental in Helping CPP Staff

SE Key and SE Jarrett were instrumental in helping CPP staff retrieve job shadowing uniforms from SE’s moving forward in their skills. SE Key initiated the retrieval by asking other SE’s in uniform to bring them to him and he volunteered to return them to Mr. Griffin....

Job Corps Success Story – Juliyah Erving

My name is Juliyah Erving and I am from Kosciusko, Mississippi. My Job Corps story begins after my high school graduation in 2014. I didn’t have much of a plan or an idea of what to do so, for a few years I bounced around from job to job until one day, a friend of...

LARENZO RAYBORN SUCCESS STORY

LaRenzo Rayborn was no stranger to hard work, prior to coming to the Finch-Henry Job Corp Center he had attended the Mississippi Job Corp, where he received his GED and trade (Technology Skills). With new career desires in mind, LaRenzo enrolled at Finch-Henry Job...

Student Success Story

When Omarion Bobo arrived at Job Corps, he was without a high school diploma or a trade but determined to right the ship. Within two months of his arrival, the covid pandemic intended to make that an even more arduous task however, not even that could knock Mr. Bobo...

Sharon McLaurin Oliver

My Success Story is on former student Sharon McLaurin Oliver. Sharon graduated from West Jones High School in Laurel, MS in 1987. In September of 1988 she enrolled into the Batesville Job Corps Center, which has been renamed to the Finch-Henry Job Corps Center. Sharon...

Philliecia Mack

As a 9th grade drop-out with no skills, from Greenville in the heart of the Mississippi Delta, it was hard finding support and a pathway to success for me but, I didn’t let that deter me from trying. In June 2011 I enrolled in Job Corps and was assigned to the...