Deadline nears for leadership course

HANCOCK COUNTY – Positions still are available in Leadership Hancock County’s 2017-18 class, which convenes next month with a two-day retreat.

Applications to enroll in the tuition-supported leadership academy are available at the organization’s website,

Enrollees attend a series of daylong seminars that focus on topics such as community issues, business and agriculture, local government and leadership challenges. Most of the students are sponsored by their employers, but individuals are welcome to apply as well.

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