Quentin Johnson, Author at Kenbridge Victoria Dispatch

SVCC

Opinion — Dr. King’s Legacy and the True Goal of Education

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is observed on the third Monday of January. This year, the commemoration will fall on Jan. 17. The National Park ... Read more

by Quentin Johnson, Friday, January 21, 2022 10:30 am

Education

VFW offers scholarship

Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post 9954 of Victoria, will once again offer a Horace E. Meyers scholarship in the amount of $500 to a ... Read more

by Quentin Johnson, Thursday, December 30, 2021 12:00 pm

SVCC

Opinion — A new year is coming

As 2021 wraps up, many people will pause to look back at the year gone by and begin planning for the one to come. Thanksgiving ... Read more

by Quentin Johnson, Saturday, December 18, 2021 8:03 am

SVCC

Opinion — Teamwork and gratitude

As leaves and temperatures fall, people bundle up in sweaters and jackets. Warm camaraderie overcomes the chill in the air. This seasonal change provides an ... Read more

by Quentin Johnson, Saturday, November 20, 2021 3:12 pm

Guest columns

Opinion — Creating paths for opportunity

The United States has been called a land of opportunity, a place where all people have the chance to increase their income, improve their circumstances ... Read more

by Quentin Johnson, Saturday, October 23, 2021 7:19 pm

Guest columns

Opinion — Truck Driver Appreciation Week

Take a look at your surroundings. Are you inside your home, office or classroom? Are you at a coffee shop? Perhaps you are in a ... Read more

by Quentin Johnson, Sunday, September 19, 2021 1:32 pm

Guest columns

Unemployment data for Virginia paints a complicated picture

Employment data for Virginia presents a complicated picture. In 2019 before COVID-19 shutdowns impacted the economy, Virginia reported an unemployment rate of only 2.7%. During ... Read more

by Quentin Johnson, Thursday, July 22, 2021 9:29 pm

Guest columns

Virginia’s community colleges bring unparalled value

For the fourth year in a row, tuition at Southside Virginia Community College will remain unchanged. The State Board for Community Colleges made the decision ... Read more

by Quentin Johnson, Thursday, June 17, 2021 4:58 pm

College

The SVCC Class of 2021 is stupendous

Southside Virginia Community College (SVCC) will honor its 2021 graduates in a virtual celebration to be released May 15 at 9:30 a.m. Students, their families, ... Read more

by Quentin Johnson, Wednesday, May 5, 2021 4:30 pm

College

SVCC students impact many aspects of daily life

Have you recently had a medical appointment? Conducted business online? Needed your electricity restored after storm damage? If so, you may have benefited from the ... Read more

by Quentin Johnson, Thursday, April 8, 2021 1:17 pm

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