Teacher Appreciation Luncheon hosted by Ross UMC recognizes Dyer County educators


Dyer County teachers were honored at luncheon. (Submitted photo)

"Teachers Can't Do It Alone" was the theme for a 2019 Dyer County Teacher Appreciation Luncheon, hosted on April 12 by Ross United Methodist Church in Dyersburg, Tennessee.

The agenda included keynote speaker Don Ridgeway, executive director of the Northwest Tennessee Economic Council, and a performance by the Crockett County High School Choir. Many community leaders, family members and educators were in attendance.

Teachers honored included:

  • Fifth Consolidated Elementary School- Courtney Shaw
  • Finley Elementary School- Hailey White
  • Dyersburg Primary School- Melinda Hutcherson
  • Newbern Head Start- Sheree Scates
  • Holice Powell Elementary School- Wendy Fisher
  • Newbern Elementary School- Michael Kidd
  • Dyersburg Intermediate School- Amy Putman
  • Trimble Elementary School- Amber Weatherly
  • Northview Middle School- Kelli Kail
  • Dyersburg Middle School- Rhonda Beasley
  • Three Oaks Middle School- Elizabeth Terry
  • Dyersburg Early Head Start- Glenda Criswell
  • Dyersburg High School- T.J. VanDyke
  • Dyer County High School- Hilary Norrid
  • Dyer County High School- Taylor Ricks
  • Dyer County High School- Tina Greenlee
  • Dyersburg State Community College – Andrea Franckowiak