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Students Learn About Dispatching

As part of Four County Career Center’s Law Enforcement & Security Tactics and Fire & Rescue career and technical education training, students recently had the opportunity to host several guest speakers talking about their careers in Dispatching. They talked to the students about the high importance of their positions in working with county and city police and fire departments.

Shown following the presentation with students are (LEFT TO RIGHT) Abby Weller, Bryan Police Department Dispatcher and Career Center graduate; Dawn Baldwin, Williams County EMA and 911 Coordinator; andPat Bowsher, Dispatcher for Ohio Patrol Van Wert Post and coach at Edgerton High School.


ECHO for 8th Graders - Defiance

Defiance Middle School 8th graders participated in “Exploring Careers Hands On for 8th Graders” (ECHO for 8th Graders) held at Four County Career Center. Career Explorers from the Career Center guided the students through several careers that were of interest to the 8th graders as they are looking forward to planning for their future. Shown in the Fire and Rescue lab with Defiance Middle School 8th graders (LEFT TO RIGHT) Kelsey Thompson, Neviah Shook-Pagen, Jamison Crysel, Jacob Flannigan, and John Lawson are Career Explorers from Defiance Jordan Spees and Sierra Johnson. ECHO for 8th Graders is made available to all 8th graders in the four county area.


ECHO for 8th Graders - Napoleon

Napoleon Middle School 8th graders participated in “Exploring Careers Hands On for 8th Graders” (ECHO for 8th Graders) held at Four County Career Center. Career Explorers from the Career Center guided the students through several careers that were of interest to the 8th graders as they are looking forward to planning for their future. Shown in the Computer Design/3D Modeling lab with Napoleon Middle School 8th graders (FRONT - LEFT TO RIGHT) Adan Ward, Michael Yantiss, and Kaetlyn Rohleder is Career Explorer from Napoleon, Blake Counselman (BACK). ECHO for 8th Graders is made available to all 8th graders in the four county area.


Christmas Display

Four County Career Center students recently designed, fabricated and painted reindeer for the Christmas display to be used as part of The Christmas Cruise Thru held at the Defiance County Fairgrounds, November 24 - December 10. Programs included in the production of the reindeer are Welding Fabrication who used the CNC plasma machine to cut them out, Auto Collision Repair who did the base painting, and Visual Art & Design who put the finishing touches on. Shown with their holiday display pieces are (FRONT - LEFT TO RIGHT) Welding Fabrication students Dacoda Faber (Edgerton); Isaiah Sanceda (Archbold); Connor Seiple (Defiance); Brandon Burris (Tinora); Kez Sanchez (Defiance); Auto Collision Repair students Sunsirae Simon (Patrick Henry); Daizy Davis (Patrick Henry); Visual Art & Repair students Molly Griffin (Liberty Center); Gunner Nye (Edgerton); (BACK - LEFT TO RIGHT) Welding Fabrication students Caleb Emmel (Defiance); Zane Lehner (Edgerton); Hunter Thompson (Liberty Center); Bailey Malosh (Liberty Center); and Skyler Sobczak (Bryan). Chris Zacharias, Welding Fabrication instructor, coordinated the project.


2017-2018 BPA Officers

Officers of the over 75 member Four County Career Center Business Professionals of America (BPA) Chapter include (FRONT - LEFT TO RIGHT) President - Alex Bishop (Montpelier) Accounting & Business Management; Vice-President - Jonathon Norden (Tinora) Software Development & Game Design; Secretary - McKenzie Reasor (Bryan) Software Development & Game Design; (BACK - LEFT TO RIGHT) AM Treasurer - Douglas Cole (North Central) Software Development & Game Design; PM Treasurer - Aiden Parsons (Defiance) Software Development & Game Design; AM Public Relations - Kassidi Martin (Bryan) Medical Office Technologies; and PM Public Relations - Anthony Gonzalez (Archbold) Software Development & Game Design.

BPA Officers sponsor various activities throughout the year and assist in the Northwest Ohio Special Olympics. Four County Career Center BPA Advisors are Tina Short, Accounting & Business Management; Mary Jo Beilharz, Medical Office Technologies; Tim Ricketts, I.T. Academy - Network Administration & Cybersecurity; and Matt Geiger, I.T. Academy - Software Development & Game Design.


ECHO for 8th Graders - Ayersville

Ayersville Middle School 8th graders participated in “Exploring Careers Hands On for 8th Graders” (ECHO for 8th Graders) held at Four County Career Center. Career Explorers from the Career Center guided the students through several careers that were of interest to the 8th graders as they are looking forward to planning for their future. Shown in the Early Childhood Education lab with Ayersville Middle School 8th graders (LEFT TO RIGHT) Daytona DeWitt, Justin Smith, Hope Dankworth, Maci Froelich, and McKenna Wolfrum is Career Explorer from Ayersville, Kaitlyn Borgelt (FOR RIGHT). ECHO for 8th Graders is made available to all 8th graders in the four county area.


ECHO for 8th Graders - Holgate

Holgate Middle School 8th graders participated in “Exploring Careers Hands On for 8th Graders” (ECHO for 8th Graders) held at Four County Career Center. Career Explorers from the Career Center guided the students through several careers that were of interest to the 8th graders as they are looking forward to planning for their future. Shown in the Visual Art & Design lab with Holgate Middle School 8th graders (LEFT) Levi Zachrich and (RIGHT) Annissah Fanz is Career Explorer from Holgate, Allison Wagner (MIDDLE). ECHO for 8th Graders is made available to all 8th graders in the four county area.


2017-2018 HOSA - Future Health Professionals Officers

Four County Career Center’s HOSA - Future Health Professionals Chapter members include over ninety Health Careers and Sports Fitness & Exercise Science students. These students work on chapter projects, compete in district, state, and national leadership and skill competitions, and sponsor student assemblies throughout the school year. Officers of the Four County Career Center HOSA Chapter include (FRONT - LEFT TO RIGHT) President - Olivia Hartford (Liberty Center) Health Careers; Vice President - Kevin Myles (Napoleon) Health Careers; Secretary - Jaelyn Lyons (Montpelier) Sports Fitness & Exercise Science; Treasurer - Addison Moll (Liberty Center) Health Careers; (BACK - LEFT TO RIGHT) Parliamentarian - Kayla Dusek (Archbold) Health Careers; Reporter - Halea Crawford (Napoleon) Health Careers; and Historian - Ragan Jessing (Delta) Health Careers. Career Center Advisors include Robin Hill, Health Careers; Karen Walker, Health Careers; Donna Badenhop, Health Careers; and Mike Nye, Sports Fitness & Exercise Science.


ECHO for 8th Graders - Bryan & St. Patricks

Bryan Middle School and St. Patrick’s Catholic School in Bryan 8th graders participated in “Exploring Careers Hands On for 8th Graders” (ECHO for 8th Graders) held at Four County Career Center. Career Explorers from the Career Center guided the students through several careers that were of interest to the 8th graders as they are looking forward to planning for their future. Shown in the Chef Training lab with Bryan Middle School 8th grader (RIGHT) Max Eckhardt is Career Explorer from Bryan, Katelyn Birky (LEFT). ECHO for 8th Graders is made available to all 8th graders in the four county area.


2017-2018 Skills USA Officers

Officers of the over 500 member Four County Career Center Skills USA Chapter include (FRONT - LEFT TO RIGHT) President - Haylee Wyckhouse (Liberty Center) Cosmetology; Vice President - Nicole Berger (Evergreen) Law Enforcement & Security Tactics; Secretary - Edith Avalos (Hicksville) Cosmetology; Treasurer - Juan Carlos Alvarez (Wauseon) Automotive Technologies; (BACK - LEFT TO RIGHT) Recorder - Richie Ludeman (Defiance) Industrial Services; Parliamentarian - Sidney Schultz (Bryan) Specialized Mechatronics & Robotics Technology; and Historian - Adrian Ortiz (Defiance) Carpentry. This year Skills USA is participating in the state and national Skills USA leadership and skill competitions, and sponsorship of student assemblies. Steve Steingass, Mechanical Systems and Piping instructor, is the Career Center Skills USA lead advisor.