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Annual Gala Scholarship Auction

The 2010 Gala Scholarship Auction will be held at Harrahs Hotel and Convention Center in Metropolis, Illinois on September 28, 6:00 pm 10:00 pm. The annual event provides scholarships for students at West Kentucky Community and Technical College.

This year, more than 100 live and silent auction items will be available. The silent auction begins at 6:00 pm, and the live auction begins at 7:00 pm. Live auction items include:

  • A week in a Provence villa in Salernes, France
  • Charles Krypell ladys citrine and diamond pendant in 18-caret gold and sterling silver on multi-chain necklace
  • Sporting event tickets (UK basketball, St. Louis Rams, and Tennessee Titans)
  • Keeneland Box Seats...
  • And much more.

Last years auction raised a record $150,000 for the scholarship program. To register for the Gala Scholarship Auction contact Becky Haus, WKCTC manager of advancement at 270-534-3086 or email The event is sponsored by Paducah Junior College, Inc., the foundation of WKCTC.