Chipola Paramedic Program graduation

MARIANNA—The Chipola College Paramedic graduation ceremony was held on Aug. 9 in the Health Sciences Department.

Pictured from left, are: (front) Tina Maloy, Seth Gilley, Steven Foreman, (back) Dr. Jason Hurst, Rep. Brad Drake, Jasper Carter, John Cessna, Scott Van Rijs, Tammi Terry, Jordan Newman and Brandon Waldorff.

Pictured from left, are: (front) Tina Maloy, Seth Gilley, Steven Foreman, (back) Dr. Jason Hurst, Rep. Brad Drake, Jasper Carter, John Cessna, Scott Van Rijs, Tammi Terry, Jordan Newman and Brandon Waldorff.

Many EMS dignitaries, Chipola alumni, community affiliates and family members were in attendance including special guest Rep. Brad Drake, Florida House of Representatives, District 5.

Class academic awards were presented by Tina Maloy, EMS Program Director and Dr. Jason Hurst, president of Chipola College. Brandon Waldorff was class valedictorian. Jordan Newman was salutatorian; and an individual award was given to Seth Gilley.