Bobby Sharpe, an instructor at Harnett Correctional Institution, has been named Outstanding Educator of the Year by the Greater Crede et Vincent Jaycees Chapter of the North Carolina Junior Chamber of Commerce. HCI is the only correctional facility in the state that runs a Jaycee chapter for its inmates. Sharpe teaches Electrical/Electronics Technology in Central Carolina Community College's correctional education program at HCI. Each year, the HCI Jaycees chapter honors an instructor who has excelled. Sharpe was recognized at a March 24 banquet at the facility. His teacher assistant, who is an inmate, was inducted into the Jaycees during the meeting. Sharpe, a resident of Olivia, has been a CCCC instructor for six years.