“Everybody should have the opportunity to do either. … I think that’s the way it should be. It should be based on the person and whether they want to go to school for four years or if they want to go and get a vocational degree.”

Vickie Wilson, New Castle

“Vocational. There’s more need for vocational rather than some of the college stuff that’s done.”

Don Hays, Mount Vernon

“Vocational. It’s more practical.”

Sherrie Ryan, Mount Vernon

“Why can’t they do both? … I think there’s room for both. I don’t know why they can’t take care of both things.”

Charlie Ridenour, Fredericktown

“I like the four-year college idea. I think that they will get more out of a four-year education.”

Angeline Giffin, Centerburg

“It should be provided equally. Not everybody is prepared for college. Not everybody has the grades for college. Not everybody has the money for college. We still need maintenance people, car repairmen, air conditioner repairmen. Those are things you’re not going to learn in college.”

Dan Loyer, Mount Vernon


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