Kittrell Visits North Carolina State University’s J.B. Hunt Jr. Library

KI_ncsuKittrell Job Corps CEnter students visited the North Carolina State University’s J.B. Hunt Jr. Library to learn about its resources.

They were introduced to “BookBot,” the university’s multi-million dollar filing and retrieval system, encompassing more than 100,000 texts. Students toured the university’s extensive technology departments and […]

Kittrell Reads Across America with Mariam Boyd Elementary and Carver Elementary Schools

KI_read2019bKittrell Job Corps Center students joined the community to celebrate National Read Across America Day.

They assisted Marian Boyd Elementary School and Carver Elementary School with their annual Dr. Seuss events. The students read Dr. Seuss books aloud to bring together the kids and books, and enjoyed […]

Kittrell Joins Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service

KI_mlkKittrell Job Corps Center students joined civic groups, elected officials, community leaders, and residents to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr through service on Jan. 21.

They attended a Martin Luther King Jr. Breakfast at the Spring Street Baptist Church. After that, they joined the community […]

Kittrell Shops with Henderson Police Department

KI_shop2Kittrell Job Corps Center students participated in “Shop with a Cop” community event held at the Walmart in Henderson, NC over the holidays.

They worked alongside the Henderson Police Department, and Vance County Sheriff Department to assist and mentor children in purchasing Christmas presents. Events like this help […]

Kittrell Supports Needy Families in Vance County

KI_fooddriveoctKittrell Job Corps Center Students Jasmine Walston, Junita Dunn, Dashajaun Scott-Sines and William Magna joined the community to participate in Vance County Food Distribution at the Vance County Farmer’s Market on October 11.

They worked alongside other community youth to prepare food boxes for 2,300 needy families. […]

Kittrell Hosts Voter Registration Drive

KI_voting2018Kittrell Job Corps Center held a voter registration drive in the center’s cafeteria lobby.

Students registered to vote for the upcoming November 6 General Election. Several students were first time voters, although the majority are registered in their home town.

Kittrell encourages all students of age to practice their […]

Miami and Kittrell March for Peace

KI_warreny2yKittrell and Miami Job Corps Center worked extra hard to put their best foot forward through local Peace Marches.

Kittrell claimed the front page of the Warren Record with its participation in the International Day of Peace Walking Vigil in Warrenton. The walk was sponsored by […]

Kittrell Grad is Executive Assistant to Superintendent of Vance County Schools

KI_deannasteedKittrell Job Corps Center welcomed back 1995 graduate Deanna Steed to speak with students.

Ms. Steed is the Executive Assistant to the Superintendent of Vance County Schools. She enrolled in Kittrell in August 1992 and completed the Business Clerical trade, along with a Business Administration degree […]

Kittrell Grad Advanced to Army

KI_brandonbunsonKittrell Job Corps Center graduate Brandon Bunson was enlisted into the U.S. Army on Aug. 13 after completing his Advanced Training at the St. Louis Job Corps Center.\

Brandon is from New Bern, NC. He enrolled at Kittrell in August 2016 with a High School Diploma, looking […]

Kittrell Grad Heads for Culinary Advanced Training

KI_tristanmartinKittrell Job Corps Center graduate Tristan Martin transferred to the Advanced Culinary Arts program at the Woodland Job Corps Center on Aug. 28.

Tristan  enrolled at Kittrell in October of 2017. She earned her Adult High School Diploma from Vance Granville Community College and completed the Culinary […]