CLARKESVILLE - Christy Bivins, Pharmacy Technology Instructor at North Georgia Technical College, is the Rick Perkins Award for Excellence in Technical Education Winner for 2014.<br />
The Rick Perkins Award for Excellence in Technical Instruction has been an ongoing statewide event since 1991, and is designed to recognize technical college instructors who make significant contributions to technical education through innovation and leadership in their fields. <br />
Bivens, her husband Chris, and son Dustin live in Toccoa.
Barrow County Emergency Services were kept busy over Super Bowl weekend by a series of structure and vehicle fires throughout the county, two of which were determined to be intentional human acts according to a Sunday afternoon press release.
A cybersecurity education initiative through the University of North Georgia (UNG) aims to strengthen workforce opportunities in Georgia and fill critical staffing shortages in private industry, as well as in the Georgia Army National Guard, the U.S. Army and entities at all levels of government.
Do the sounds of chewing, throat clearing, coughing and sniffling send you into a rage? Are you unable to "just tune out" the sound of a ticking clock, or a co-worker drumming their finger nails on their desk? If so, you might have misophonia (alternately called Selective Sound Sensitivity Syndrome).