District 8

James A. Thompson

District 8District 8 Director
Welding Educator,
Wallace State Community College
655 County Road 1319
Cullman, AL 35077
E: jthompsonwelds@gmail.com

 

District 8 Sections

SECTION 031Chattanooga

Section Website: awssection.com/chattanooga/

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Contact: Email the AWS Chattanooga Section

Section Boundaries:

In Tennessee to include Polk, McMinn, Meigs, Rhea, Bledsoe, Van Buren, Warren, Coffee, Franklin, Grundy, Sequatchie, Marion, Hamilton, and Bradley Counties.

In Georgia to include Dade, Walker, Catoosa, Whitfield, Murray, Fannin, Gilmer, Pickens, Gordon and Chattooga Counties.

Section Officers and Section Library:

Please visit the AWS Chattanooga Section website to view the listing of current Section Officers and Section Library information.

SECTION 045Nashville

Section Website: awssection.com/nashville/

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Contact: Email the AWS Nashville Section

Section Boundaries:

In Tennessee to include Stewart, Montgomery, Robertson, Sumner, Macon, Clay, Overton, Jackson, Smith, Trousdale, Wilson, Davidson, Cheatham, Dickson, Houston, Humphreys, Benton, Decatur, Wayne, Perry, Hickman, Lewis, Lawrence, Giles, Maury, Williamson, Marshall, Lincoln, Moore, Bedford, Rutherford, Cannon, DeKalb, White and Putnam Counties.

In Kentucky to include Trigg, Christian, Todd, Logan, Warren, Simpson, Allen, Barren, Metcalfe, Monroe and Cumberland Counties.

Section Officers and Section Library:

Please visit the AWS Nashville Section website to view the listing of current Section Officers and Section Library information.

SECTION 071Northeast Tennessee

Section Website: awssection.com/northeasttennessee/

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Contact: Email the AWS Northeast Tennessee Section

Section Boundaries:

In Tennessee to include Pickett, Fentress, Morgan, Cumberland, Roane, Loudon, Monroe, Blount, Knox, Anderson, Scott, Campbell, Claiborne, Union, Grainger, Hamblen, Jefferson, Sevier and Cocke Counties.

In Kentucky to include Clinton, Wayne, Russell, McCreary, Whitley, Laurel, Owsley, Clay, Knox and Bell Counties.

Section Officers and Section Library:

Please visit the AWS Northeast Tennessee Section website to view the listing of current Section Officers and Section Library information.

SECTION 077Holston Valley

Section Website: awssection.com/holstonvalley/

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Contact: Email the AWS Holston Valley Section

Section Boundaries:

In Tennessee to include Hancock, Hawkins, Greene, Unicoi, Washington, Sullivan, Carter and Johnson Counties.

In Kentucky to include Harlan, Leslie, Perry, Letcher, Knott, Breathitt, Magoffin, and Wolfe Counties.

In Virginia to include Lee, Scott, Wise, Dickenson, Buchanan, Russell, Washington, Smyth, Tazewell, Bland and Wythe Counties.

Section Officers and Section Library:

Please visit the AWS Holston Valley Section website to view the listing of current Section Officers and Section Library information.

SECTION 095Greater Huntsville

Section Website: awssection.com/greaterhuntsville/

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Contact: Email the AWS Greater Huntsville Section

Section Boundaries:

In Alabama to include all the counties north of and including Marion, Winston, Cullman, Blount, Etowah and Cherokee.

Section Officers and Section Library:

Please visit the AWS Greater Huntsville Section website to view the listing of current Section Officers and Section Library information.

SECTION 106West Tennessee

Section Website: awssection.com/west-tennessee/

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Contact: Email the AWS West Tennessee Section

Section Boundaries:

In Tennessee to include all the counties west of and including Henry, Carroll, Henderson, and Hardin.

In Missouri to include Scott, Stoddard, Dunklin, Pemiscot, New Madrid, and Mississippi Counties.

In Mississippi to include Desoto, Marshall, Tate, and Tunica Counties.

Section Officers and Section Library:

Please visit the AWS West Tennessee Section website to view the listing of current Section Officers and Section Library information.

SECTION 147Northeast Mississippi

Section Website: awssection.com/nemississippi/

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Contact: Email the AWS Northeast Mississippi Section

Section Boundaries:

In Mississippi to include Benton, Tippah, Alcorn, Tishomingo, Prentiss, Itawamba, Lee, Union, Pontotoc, Lafayette, Panola, Quitman, Coahoma, Bolivar, Sunflower, Tallahatchie, Leflore, Carroll, Montgomery, Grenada, Yalobusha, Calhoun, Chickasaw, Monroe, Lowndes, Clay, Webster, Choctaw, Oktibbeha, Winston, Noxubee, Kemper, Neshoba, Leake, Attala, Yazoo, Holmes, Humphreys, Washington, Sharkey, and Madison Counties.

Section Officers and Section Library:

Please visit the AWS Northeast Mississippi Section website to view the listing of current Section Officers and Section Library information.

SECTION 195Western Carolina

Section Website: awssection.com/wcarolina/

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Contact: Email the AWS Western Carolina Section

Section Boundaries:

In North Carolina to include all the counties west of and including Ashe, Watauga, Caldwell, Burke, and Cleveland.

In South Carolina to include Greenville, Spartanburg, and Cherokee Counties.

In Georgia to include Towns and Union Counties.

Section Officers and Section Library:

Please visit the AWS Western Carolina Section website to view the listing of current Section Officers and Section Library information.

District 8 Student Chapters

SECTION 031Chattanooga Section

Sequoyah High School
Advisor: Candace Clark Smith
Sequoyah High School
9517 Ridge Trail Rd.
Soddy Daisy, TN 37379
P: 423-595-5796
 

 

 

SECTION 045Nashville Section

Tennessee College Of Applied Tech-Crossville
Student Chapter

Advisor: Rick Parmer 
910 Miller Avenue
Crossville, TN 38555
P: 931-484-7502

Tennessee Technology Center at Red Boiling Springs
Student Chapter

Advisor: David Porter
2390 Carthage Road
Red Boiling Springs, TN 37150
P: 615-699-2224
 

SECTION 077Holston Valley Section

Holston Valley Student Chapter
Advisor: Jon Cookson
Northeast State Community College
2425 Hwy 75 PO Box 246
Blountville, TN 37617
P: 413-323-0209
 

SECTION 095Greater Huntsville Section

Haleyville City School 
Advisor: Dwayne Melton 
2007 20th 
Haleyville,AL 35565
P: (205) 486-7907
 

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