Hazard Community and Technical College held graduation on Saturday, May 11, at The Forum. Two ceremonies were held to accommodate the crowd. A total of 677 students received 1413 credentials, and 409 degrees were awarded along with 112 diplomas and 892 certificates.
The Letcher County graduates are Joshua Lee Adams of Letcher, Heather Dawn Anderson of Whitesburg, Stewart Machlyn Blair of Jeremiah, Billy Gene Blair Jr. of Whitesburg, Joseph Lee Branham of Whitesburg, Tekiah Dezarae Caudill of Blackey, Amber Michelle Combs of Blackey, Nicholas W. Cook of Thornton, Robert Paul Cook of Whitesburg, James H. Couch of Mayking, Judy Ann Craft of Whitesburg,
Sheryl Lynn Fields of Neon, Larry Jerome Hatton of Whitesburg, Whitney Camille Haynes of Letcher, Jordan Darrell Holbrook of Whitesburg, Michelle Holbrook of Ermine, Athena R. Ison of Gordon, Bucky Allen Ison of Hallie, Ashley Nicole Johnson of Neon, Tanesha Lauren Lucas of Neon, Glenda K. McBee of Blackey, Joseph Daniel McCray of Whitesburg, Franklin James Prince of Deane, Granite Ratliff of Jenkins, Steven Allen Russell of Thornton, Derek Lynn Sexton of Ermine, William Jordan Stidham of Premium, Keanna E. Webb of Jenkins, David Andrew Williams of Neon, Brittany Nicole Wilson of Hallie, Melody Wright of Ermine, and Chloe Isabella Wynn of Thornton.