Blueprint for Progress

Time Frame: 1986-1988

Here is an archive of newspaper articles concerning the contributions of Burke County citizens to the growth of WPCC. These documents are in PDF format which can be accessed by the free Reader software from Adobe. If you are unable to access these documents and would like additional assistance, please contact the webmaster.


Sunshine Too stages showMorganton News-HeraldJan. 15, 1986
WPCC OKs construction bids for its vocational buildingMorganton News-HeraldFeb. 4, 1986
WPCC board approves plansMorganton News-HeraldFeb. 14, 1986
‘Mark Twain’ pokes fun at Morganton, WPCCMorganton News-HeraldFeb. 21, 1986
Western Piedmont program receives donationMorganton News-HeraldMar. 5, 1986
Broyhill to speak at graduation Morganton News-Herald Mar. 12, 1986
WPCC hosts photographerMorganton News-Herald Mar. 25, 1986
Security guard added at last minute to college request Morganton News-HeraldMar. 25, 1986
Senate candidates pay visitsMorganton News-HeraldApr. 18, 1986
Curiosity should be Fred Acuff’s middle nameMorganton News-HeraldApr. 20, 1986
Grace DiSantoMorganton News-HeraldApr. 25, 1986
Concert could be the talk of the townMorganton News-HeraldMay. 8, 1986
Fireworks are fun for Larry ClarkMorganton News-Herald May. 25, 1986
WPCC sends plans for library to stateMorganton News-HeraldJun. 18, 1986
Why argue? Football referee course offeredMorganton News-HeraldJul. 2, 1986
Donations sought for library projectMorganton News-HeraldJul. 22, 1986
Trustees loan college’s VP to MaylandMorganton News-HeraldAug. 4, 1986
Visiting artist schedules first vocal recital at WPCC Morganton News-HeraldOct. 6, 1986
Scott urges college to seek excellenceMorganton News-HeraldOct. 22, 1986
Colleges adopt rulesMorganton News-HeraldNov. 14, 1986
Gallery displays student’s workMorganton News-HeraldDec. 14, 1986
Memorial needed for Sam J. Ervin, Jr.Morganton News-HeraldMar. 13, 1987
WPCC schedules kite day Morganton News-HeraldApr. 3, 1987
Fouts resigns as vice- presidentMorganton News-HeraldApr. 30, 1987
Paralegal program offeredMorganton News-HeraldJul. 31, 1987
Teacher loves what others hate: math Morganton News-Herald Sep. 14, 1987
On Constitution: Ervin speaks at WPCCMorganton News-HeraldSep. 24, 1987
Clark picked for programMorganton News-HeraldJan. 7, 1988
College hits fund-raising goal Morganton News-HeraldJan. 14, 1988
WPCC gets bids for new centerMorganton News-HeraldJan. 22, 1988
Western Piedmont Community college thanks Burke County Citizens  Morganton News-HeraldFeb. 12, 1988
New WPCC center to honor PhifersMorganton News-HeraldFeb. 14, 1988
WPCC trustees OK exchange programMorganton News-HeraldMar.13, 1988
Local instructors travel to EgyptMorganton News-HeraldJun. 13, 1988
Western Piedmont’s news notesMorganton News-HeraldAug. 24, 1988
Ervin home preservation efforts stoppedMorganton News-HeraldSep. 8, 1988
New JTPA program offers opportunityMorganton News-HeraldOct. 2, 1988
Area hospitals finance WPCC nursing programMorganton News-HeraldNov. 2, 1988