Students, faculty and staff from Somerset Community College participated in the recent 2016 Eastern Kentucky PRIDE Clean Sweep of US 27. Some participants included, from front left, Rebecca Yeager, London; Courtney Leverton, Monticello; Hillary Roy, Nancy. Second row, from left: Jennifer Wiggins, Jamestown; Tracy Denney, Yosemite. Third row: Amanda Hacker, London; Eric Overby, Columbia. Fourth row: Parth Patel, Monticello; Jeff Brickley, SCC health and wellness specialist; Byron Gibson, Bear Branch; Jason Brock, Brodhead and Becky Jones, SCC Surgical Technology instructor. All students shown here, with the exception of Roy, are enrolled in the Surgical Technology program at SCC.
As part of the event, volunteers picked up roadside litter along US 27 and nearby streets. The SCC team cleaned up Monticello Street from US 27 to Oak Hill Road.