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Graduating senior debuts songs during JRT celebration
Teen Center - Sammie Tucker Jr Web
Kershaw County Councilman Sammie Tucker Jr. (in red apron) helps prepare a plate for one of hundreds of people who came out May 19 to the Job Readiness Training Celebration at the Jackson Teen Center. The free hot dogs and hamburgers were only part of the days offerings. Vendors had other food and other items for sale as well as information booths. - photo by Martin L. Cahn
Hope Gumbs seemed a bit overwhelmed by the reality of it all. Despite that, or maybe even because of it, she received a great response to singing two songs from her debut three-song CD, “Hope.” Her performances were among the highlights of a Job Readiness Training (JRT) celebration at the Jackson Teen Center (JTC) on May 19.