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Free courses available to earn high school equivalency degree
Educator James Kelley goes over material with Trene Swoveland during class Thursday night. Swoveland says she wants to earn her high school equivalency degree to pursue a career in the medical field.
Tina Serna wants to pursue a career with the Sheriff’s Department, but she can’t do it without a high school degree.So she’s taking free classes twice a week at the First United Methodist Church Outreach Building in hopes of achieving her career goals.“I want to be a jailer,” said Serna. “When I applied, he told me to get my GED and come back. Being a jailer is something I’ve always wanted to do.