The Edgar County Community Foundation presents a check to the new Welding Class at Paris High School to cover the Lake Land College dual credit tuition for the class members. This gift is sponsored by a former PHS student who sees the importance of industrial skills. Pictured left to right: Warren Sperry, Tom Hebermehl – ECCF Director, Gary Johnson, Mitchell Worrell, Gunner McCarty, Kolten Sexton, Blake Woolum, Cole Delaunois, Riley Cooper, Karson Whitaker, Jim Humrichous – Instructor, and Billy Hardas – ECCF Director. Welding at PHS is a year-long dual credit class. This course is designed to give students hands-on learning of the fundamentals of basic welding, including oxy-acetylene welding, arc welding, and cutting and brazing. ... See MoreSee Less
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