Quentin Johnson, Author at Kenbridge Victoria Dispatch

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His thoughts — World Youth Skills Day focuses on importance of education

World Youth Skills Day, established in 2014 by the United Nations General Assembly, falls on July 15. The day provides an opportunity to acknowledge the ... Read more

by Quentin Johnson, Thursday, July 14, 2022 12:00 pm

opinion

His thoughts — Proud of SVCC graduates

Southside Virginia Community College hosted an in-person commencement ceremony on Saturday, May 14. The event, held on the Christanna Campus in Alberta, honored the accomplishments ... Read more

by Quentin Johnson, Thursday, May 26, 2022 12:15 pm

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His thoughts — Praise for helping hands

National Volunteer Week occurs this year during the week of April 17 through 23. The annual commemoration, which is currently organized by the Points of ... Read more

by Quentin Johnson, Thursday, April 21, 2022 12:00 pm

opinion

His Thoughts — Planning to succeed

Last year, the Virginia Community College State Board unanimously approved a new strategic plan, Opportunity 2027. Dr. Michelle Edmonds, Dean of Nursing, Allied Health and ... Read more

by Quentin Johnson, Thursday, March 24, 2022 12:15 pm

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Opinion — It’s basketball time

It’s that exciting season when our national attention turns to basketball. Soon, we’ll be picking our brackets and rooting for our favorites in the NCAA ... Read more

by Quentin Johnson, Thursday, February 17, 2022 12:15 pm

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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

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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

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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

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