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December 5, 2013
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Fallon students achieve a milestone in their education

When 24 local students in Western Nevada College’s adult literacy and language program passed their GED recently, program coordinator Angela Andrade-Holt quickly learned how much the honor meant to them. “Instructor Susan Weikel suggested that we hold a celebration for the students, and I assumed that we might get about 20 to attend if we were lucky,” she said. Andrade-Holt’s projection wasn’t even close. Nearly 100 people turned out at WNC Fallon’s Virgil Getto Hall to celebrate. “It was an incredible event, thanks to the effort of many,” Andrade-Holt said. “The community stepped up and supported the event with prizes …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Dec 5, 2013 05:59PM Published Dec 5, 2013 05:59PM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.