Revamped Black Tie & Boots To Feature Sawyer Brown

The West Georgia Technical College Foundation has announced that long-time country music favorite Sawyer Brown will perform at its annual Black Tie & Boots concert October 2, 2020. The Foundation is excited to host this year’s event outdoors at Buffalo Creek Technology Park – the site of the new WGTC Carroll Campus, and for the…

Grant Will Help WGTC Students, Employees In Need

The West Georgia Technical College Foundation has received a $25,000 grant from the Tides Foundation, on the recommendation of Google Data Centers Grants Fund, to support its Project CARE program. Project CARE, funded by the WGTC Foundation, was created in 2009 to provide financial assistance and food pantry assistance to students and employees of West…

West Georgia Tech Unveils New Campus Details

The first official architectural renderings of West Georgia Technical College’s new Carroll Campus show two large buildings planned for the Buffalo Creek Technology Park on the Carrollton Bypass. “This campus will certainly bring Carroll County what it deserves in terms of space, technology and resources,” WGTC President Dr. Scott Rule said. “We are prioritizing classrooms,…

WGTC Foundation Awards 63 Scholarships

The West Georgia Technical College Foundation awarded 63 students with over $31,000 in scholarships for Summer Semester 2020. “On behalf of our Foundation Board of Trustees, we want to congratulate all of the scholarship recipients on their academic success,” Foundation Board of Trustees President Bryant Hightower said. “We’re so proud to know that our partners’…

66 WGTC students receive Foundation scholarships

written by Ben Chambers, Director of Public Relations and Information for West Georgia Technical College The West Georgia Technical College Foundation awarded 66 students with nearly $37,000 in scholarships for Fall Semester 2019. In addition, the WGTC Foundation guaranteed $90,000 in tuition for summer semester and $75,000 in tuition for fall semester through its gap…

WGTC FOUNDATION RAISES $61,000 AT BLACK TIE & BOOTS

Rotary Club of Carrollton Dawnbreakers Receives Spirit of Giving Award West Georgia Technical College had another record breaking year at its annual fundraiser, Black Tie & Boots. The WGTC Foundation raised $61,000 for scholarships and general student support at the 18th annual event earlier this month with over 40 event partners participating. “Supporting West Georgia…

WGTC Press Release – Kiwanis Club of LaGrange funds endowment at WGTC

by Ben Chambers, Director, Public Relations and Information for WGTC The Kiwanis Club of LaGrange has committed to a $25,000 endowment that will support students at West Georgia Technical College. This endowment – known as The Kiwanis Johnson-Frear Endowment – is named for two Kiwanians who funded the effort through the club’s annual clay shoot…