Jordan Varble of Farmington, Mo., and his wife, Sarah, have been accepted into the Peace Corps and will depart June 18 for Panama to begin training as environmental health volunteers. The Varbles will make a difference training community members in operating, maintaining, and managing potable water and sanitation systems, along with educating people about how to decrease the risk of waterborne diseases.
Jordan, 26, is the son of Mike and Sandy Gamblin of Farmington. He graduated from Farmington Senior High School before attending Missouri University of Science & Technology in Rolla, Mo., where he earned his bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering in 2009. Continue reading “Farmington, Mo., resident begins Peace Corps service in Panama”