Okolona hosts GED assistance program


Residents of Chickasaw County are being invited to a GED assistance program at 2 p.m., June 15 at the Excel Building in downtown Okolona.

The luncheon is for anyone 18-years-old or older who does not have their GED or high school diploma.

Speakers include Excel’s Larry Davis, Jan West of Itawamba Community College, Keisha Bogan of Americorps Vista/Job Junction and Sister Elizabeth Brown of Excel.

The program is free to the public.

Also included will be information on the Job Junction Adult Work Readiness Program. This service provides adults with the skills to be more employable by creating resumes and preparing for job interviews.

For more information about Saturday’s event call Dellcine Brown at 542-8307.

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