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By Kevin Griffin, Hickory Daily Record

Sen. Dean Proctor, of Catawba County, holds a copy of part of the state budget, which includes funding for a regional vocational training center run through Catawba Valley Community College. Photo by Robert C. Reed, Hickory Daily Record

Catawba Valley Community College is poised to receive $15 million from the state budget to build a vocational facility to serve the region.

Gov. Roy Cooper signed the budget into law on Thursday.

Catawba Valley Community College highlighted some of its plans for the funding in a release on Thursday.

The new center will serve as a regional hub for educational institutions and private parties to train and explore various industrial and vocational fields...

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