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Due to the passing of Mr. Herbert Kelly, Sr., an esteemed member of the Peninsula community, Thomas Nelson Community College has postponed the College’s Presidential Leadership Award Luncheon which was scheduled for Friday, February 23, 2007. Funeral services for Mr. Kelly will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Friday. The College will soon announce a new date for the luncheon.
Thomas Nelson Community College to Honor Congressman Scott with College’s First Presidential Leaders
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Thomas Nelson Community College has selected Congressman Robert C. “Bobby” Scott to receive the College’s first annual Presidential Leadership Award. Thomas Nelson President Charles A. Taylor along with officials from the College will host a luncheon to honor the congressman and present him with the award on Friday, February 23, 2007 at 12:00 p.m. The event will be held at the Peninsula Workforce Development Center located at 600 Butler Farm Road in Hampton.
“We are extremely proud to honor Congressman Scott. He is an exemplary public servant who strongly champions the concerns and issues that matter most to Virginia citizens. We want to acknowledge him for his support of legislation that impacts education, economic development and human rights, among other critical issues,” said Dr. Taylor. “During his career in the political arena and in law, Rep. Scott has set an excellent standard that we encourage our students at Thomas Nelson to aim for and emulate.”