Gaining the skills: Madison County Area Technology Center offers different path for students

Student practices tungsten inert gas (TIG) welding at the Madison County Area Technology Center. Crystal Wylie Register News Writer The Madison County Area Technology Center, located on Madison Central High School’s campus, serves as one of 53 centers in the state providing opportunities in programs of health sciences, automotive technology, business education and office systems,…

Employers have incentives to hire displaced coal workers…

January 20, 2014 – RICHMOND Kentucky employers are being offered incentives to hire workers laid off from coal-related jobs. Tonita Goodwin, president of the Madison County Industrial Management Club, shared that information at the group’s Friday meeting. Madison County has few, if any, coal-related jobs, but the coal industry has suffered thousands of job losses…