Teachers of the Year for Shelby County schools to be honored at April 24 reception
The Shelby County Chamber of Commerce Teacher Appreciation reception will be held on Wednesday, April 24 at the Windham Civic Center in Center at 4:00 p.m.
The reception is held annually to salute and recognize the dedicated administrations and teaching staff of all the Shelby County school districts. The Chamber of Commerce Education committee will present each school campus Teacher of the Year with a Certificate of Recognition and will announce the Shelby County Teacher of the Year for Elementary and Secondary schools.
This is a time when gratitude and appreciation is expressed to the educators throughout the county.
The Teacher of the Year from the Shelby County School Campuses are:
Center Christian Academy – Karen Mayo
F.L. Moffett Primary School – Jessica Belrose
Center Elementary School – Kirstin Turner
Center Intermediate School – Beth Nichols
Center Middle School – Pamela Doggett
Center High School – Michele Whiddon
Roughrider Academy - Erica Klei
Excelsior ISD – Sonya Nutt
Joaquin Elementary School – Monica Smith
Joaquin Junior High School – Mary Hovey
Joaquin High School – Brett Gaylord
S.W. Carter Elementary – Jason McDonald
Shelbyville Middle School – Bailee Rash
Shelbyville High School – Brooke Harrison
Tenaha Elementary School – Carrie Jenkins
Tenaha Middle/High School – Tammy Hamilton
Timpson Elementary – Melanie Sanford
Timpson Middle School – Kendra Welch
Timpson High School – Darlene Therwhanger
Gold sponsors for the event are Farmers State Bank and Shelby Savings Bank. Silver Sponsors are Dr. James Hockenberry, Nacogdoches Medical Center and Ray Jones Chevrolet.