Winsted Journal

WINSTED —  The Highlander Transition Academy held its graduation ceremony at Northwestern Connecticut Community College’s (NCCC) Founders Hall Auditorium on Friday, June 16.

Parents, family members and friends all cheered on members of the academy who received their diplomas.

The academy is a transitional program for students 18 to 21 years old.

Students take part in different vocational, recreational and independent living activities.

Students are from Winsted, Torrington and elsewhere in the Northwest Corner.

Instructor Lisa...