A Jacksonville resident retiring after more than a decade as an instructor, a Jacksonville teacher retiring after 20 years, a Virginia woman reaching two decades of service, and a Beardstown man marking a milestone birthday as technician were among those honored with Lincoln Land Community College’s Distinguished Service Awards.
Peggy Wisdom of Jacksonville is retiring after 14 years as a Basic Practical Nursing Instructor. Jacksonville sociology professor Ellen Watkins was recognized for 20 years of service and for her retirement. Rick Lashbrook of Beardstown was honored for his 25 years of service as a general maintenance technician. Vanessa Avery of Virginia has been honored for 20 years as an administrative assistant.