Five Republicans are running in the new district that runs down the eastern edge of Mecklenburg County from the Iredell County line to Matthews.
On Tuesday, Ashe County Schools announced Michelle Lemly as its Teacher of the Year, and Pam Cole as its Inaugural Teacher Assistant of the Year, for 2012-2013. Lemly, a second grade teacher at Westwood Elementary for the past seven years, holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Appalachian State University.
Ashe County Board of Education took the opportunity Monday night to recognize the county’s outstanding teachers, nominated at their respective schools for Teacher of the Year, and to honor Travis Richardson from Blue Ridge Elementary who was chosen last spring as Ashe County Teacher of the Year for 2010-11. A reception was held prior to the board’s … (more)