Ohio County Schools Names Teacher of the Year, Service Personnel of the Year
Ohio County Schools honored two of their best this week.
Wheeling Park High School teacher Gail Adams was named 2014 -15 Teacher of the year. Adams is an English and Language Arts and Speech teacher who also serves as a theater coach.
Board members also recognized Service Personnel Employee of the year, Dottie Boyd, who has 26 years of service under her belt.
Adams and Boyd said the awards are truly an honor. Adams said, "The mission statement of Ohio County Schools is to inspire dreams and truthfully for me this is a dream come true. This is only my 10th year of teaching ,so I have had a couple of careers prior to this, but his to me by far has been the most rewarding other than being a mom."
Boyd said, "I'm excited to represent Wheeling Park High School and Ohio County Schools. It's such a pleasure to serve the students of Ohio County. They're just fabulous and I just love my job."
Both employees were recognized by the board of education for their dedication. Adams will go on to compete on the state level now .