McAlester News-Capital, McAlester, OK

May 30, 2013

KTC staff to retire

Staff report

McALESTER — A retirement ceremony is set Friday from 2 to 4 p.m. for four long-time employees at Kiamichi Technology Center.

April Murray, director of the McAlester KTC campus, said the retirmenet reception wil recognize Vickie Hess, Karl Scifres, Sondra James and Steve Stewart. The four have been with KTC for a combined105 years, according to Murray.

She said Hess, the KTC adult program coordinator, has been with the school the longest of the four at 40 years.

Also retiring is small business program coordinator Scifres, a 31-year veteran of McAlester KTC.

James has been a secretary at KTC for 28 years, and Stewart, a precision machine technology instructor, had worked at the school for six years.

The event is open to the public and will be held in the seminar center on the south side of the campus. Refreshments will be served.