Tech Hosts "Start Walking at Work Day"

Florence-Darlington Technical College partnered with the American Heart Association to participate in the national "Start Walking at Work Day", Wednesday, April 25. The walk began nationwide at 2:41 p.m. and FDTC employees led by E.J. Newby, Vice President of Institutional Advancement, strapped on their walking shoes and began walking.

Newby said, "With the lowest drop out rate of any physical activity, walking is the simplest positive change individuals can make to effectively improve their health. Newby went on to say that heart disease has affected his family and he wanted to do something positive for himself and his colleague's health.