Community Snapshot

Emily Clements, left, stands next to class instructor Candace Derkos.

Clements, a senior at Morristown-Hamblen High School West, was the first student in the history of West or East high schools to earn an emergency medical responder license. She was able to achieve the honor through Derkos’s emergency medical responder class at East High School. She said she plans on attending Walters State Community College next year and her goal is to become a flight nurse.