More stories by Kasey Marler

Educator of the Week: Leanne Sanders

WASHINGTON COUNTY, TN (WJHL) – Leanne Sanders always knew she wanted a career that would make a difference in other people’s lives. That’s w…

Educator of the week: Kevin Kendall

Kevin Kendall has spent the last 12 years on Roan Mountain.  He’s a history and social studies teacher. In his dozen years at the front of t…

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 …