PUTNAM COUNTY, TN (WSMV) - The Putnam County mayor presented his proclamation of 'Surgical Technologists Week' this week in Cookeville.
Mayor Randy Porter visited the Fortis Institute on Highway 111 on Tuesday to commemorate the event.
Cookeville campus President James Williamson spoke of his gratitude to the mayor for his service on the school's Institutional Advisory Board and unwavering support during the March tornadoes.
Mayor Porter joined surgical tech students and staff for a small breakfast after the proclamation.
'Surgical Technologists Week' is observed annually from September 20 to 26.