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Educator of the Week: Mary Alice Nipper

JOHNSON CITY, TN (WJHL) – Mary Alice Nipper has spent the last two decades in the classroom, all of them at Fairmont  Elementary School in J…

Educator of the Week: Amber Jeffers

GREENE COUNTY, TN (WJHL) – Amber Jeffers told her parents she wanted to be a teacher when she was in Kindergarten.   After graduating from D…

Educator of the Week: Tina Reece

JOHNSON COUNTY, TN (WJHL) –  Tina Reece is affectionately known to her students at “Mama Reece”   She’s served as a Registered Nurse for 20 …

Educator of the Week: Kelly Bowman

JOHNSON CITY, TN (WJHL) – Kelly Bowman started out as a volunteer in school and turned that passion for teaching into a  career. She is now …

Educator of the Week: Christol Hickman

KINGSPORT, TN (WJHL) – Christol Hickman has always enjoyed working with people the one-time customer service manager knew her true passion w…