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Big Sandy Community and Technical College (BSCTC) held its Big Sandy Idol competition at East Ridge High School on Friday, November 8.

Eleven students participated for the coveted spots for the annual Big Sandy Idol regional competition set for March at the Mountain Arts Center. Haley Sullivan was crowned the overall winner, and Chris Mason was the runner-up.

We had a tremendous showing at East Ridge High School, said Clayton Case, director of fine arts at BSCTC. The talent of Eastern Kentucky continues to amaze us when we make stops at schools across our service area. East Ridge is no exception.

The event also featured a small concert by the Big Sandy Singers, an elite group comprised of BSCTC students.

Big Sandy Idol will roll into Phelps High School on Friday, November 15.

Big Sandy Community and Technical College is celebrating milestone anniversaries 75 years at its Mayo campus, 50 years at its Prestonsburg campus (Prestonsburg Community College) and 10 years as Big Sandy Community and Technical College.

For more information about Big Sandy Idol and the Big Sandy Singers, contact Clayton Case at (606) 886-7388 or by e-mailing Big Sandy Idol is sponsored by Gearheart Communications.