Local High School Offering Medical Prep Program
A local high school introduces a new program geared toward the medical field. Jacksonville High School is offering a medical prep program. Health Sciences instructor Lane Patterson says the program is getting students career ready. He says it is preparing them for the next step or what some call the 13TH year. Students and attendees enjoying a special treat at tonight’s student expo as an Air Evac Lifeteam helicopter landed. The helicopter presentation served to bring more attention to the med prep program. Patterson is hoping to incorporate as many students as possible. Right now, the program has 67 students.