Elijah Beverly
Sherrie Abernathy of SteelFab (left) shakes hands with Wadley student Elijah Beverly at last year's Randolph County-Roanoke City College and Career Fair.  Several businesses will be available to provide information about jobs and benefits to high school juniors and seniors planning to work before and after graduating high school.

The 2019 Randolph County-Roanoke College and Career Fair will be Tuesday, Oct. 1, at the Wadley campus of Southern Union State Community College. The fair will be set up in the arena from 9 until 11:30 a.m.

Approximately 570 juniors and seniors from Handley, Randolph County, Wadley and Woodland high schools will attend the fair. Students will tour the Southern Union Wadley campus before going into the fair. Businesses in the region are encouraged to participate. All exhibitors must be set up no later than 8:45 am. Breakfast foods and refreshments will be served in the hospitality room at 8 a.m. for exhibitors. Southern Union will provide lunch to exhibitors with a lunch voucher. Businesses interested in participating must contact Robin Cottle, the career coach for Clay County, Randolph County and Roanoke City Schools, at rcottle@randolphboe.org. If you have any further questions or concerns, please contact Mrs. Cottle at (334) 646-2028. Please leave a voice or text message.

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Sherrie Abernathy of SteelFab (left) shakes hands with Wadley student Elijah Beverly at last year's Randolph County-Roanoke City College and Career Fair. Several businesses will be available to provide information about jobs and benefits to high school juniors and seniors planning to work before and after graduating high school.

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