Rebecca Parisi has earned a National Career Readiness Certificate through Jessamine County Adult Education. Parisi achieved gold-level scores in applied mathematics, locating information and reading for information. The certification, which is underwritten by ACT, is recognized by employers as essential for workplace success and career advancement. Parisi is working toward a degree in business management at Bluegrass Community and Technical College. To learn more about the job readiness program, call (859) 887-9052 or visit 200 Computrex Drive, Nicholasville.
Health department to offer free quit-smoking classes
The Jessamine County Health Department will offer free Cooper-Clayton Smoking Cessation classes starting at 6 p.m. April 10 at 215 East Maple Street. Cooper-Clayton is a science-based program that uses proven methods including education, skills training and social support. Nicotine patches are provided for registered participants. Pre-registration for the class is required at (859) 884-4149, Ext. 1006.