Local students fare well

FAYETTEVILLE — Bladen Community College and West Bladen students have returned with medals from the regional SkillsUSA competition in Fayetteville.

West Bladen student Sarah Allen won first place in Job Skills Demonstration in category A. BCC student Ricardo Vazquez Ramirez took fourth place in the welding competition.

Both students will advance to the state SkillsUSA competition in Greensboro in April.