Jakes Sims, second from right, was presented the John M. Thomas Memorial Scholarship from Janet Shackelford, Tom Thomas, Judy Jansen, and Don Thomas at the at the Mexico High School Awards Assembly on May 10th. Jake Sims is the 2019 recipient of the John M. Thomas Memorial Scholarship. Jake will be a student in the Electrical Distribution Systems program at State Tech this fall. The siblings of John M. Thomas started the scholarship in memory of their brother who was a lineman almost his entire life until he passed away in January 2015. John loved his job and was always happy to take a new journeyman under his watch to teach them how to do their job effectively and safely.
Take a golf tournament add elements of The Amazing Race and you have the State Tech Cup! Tomorrow, May 19th, 16 teams will compete in competitions across the award winning State Tech campus. The contests will revolve around our technical programs. These teams will get to spend time on some Heavy Equipment, hang out in […]
A big #StateTechMo congratulations to the following students Jared Martincic, Jonathan Lewis, Trenton Post, Zackary Skiles, and Jerry Presley for signing on with ThermAvant Technologies in Columbia, Missouri. These 5 students are excited to start their new career after graduation next weekend! Some photos of the event are below!
Rusty Dutton has been in the construction industry for almost 25 years. After graduating from Centralia High School in 1996, Dutton began honing his skills at State Technical College of Missouri. In 1997, he graduated from the Heavy Equipment Operations program and started his career. While working primarily in heavy highway construction, Dutton has worked […]