Putnam Career and Technical Center students, left to right, Jon Runion, Dakota Grady and Jeffery Stover (on the ladder) construct a roof over a shed at the school in Eleanor.
James Ellis, left, and Wesley Boggess, students at the Putnam Career and Technical Center, check to make sure a car battery is charging properly in the automotive technology class.
Denise Foster teaches dental hygiene at Putnam Career and Technical Center. The school, which the state Department of Education named the best career and technical facility in the state, has a fully functional dental clinic. Foster, who attended the school as a student, has taught there for 26 years.
Putnam Career and Technical Center Principal Mike Erwin says the reason the school was chosen best career and technical facility in the state is because of the exceptional performance by teachers and students.