Local News

Ashe County Woman Honored As State's Top Teacher

Posted May 2, 2001 1:33 a.m. EDT

— North Carolina education leaders gathered together Tuesday to recognize the state's top teacher.

Carmen Wilson from Ashe County was named Teacher of the Year. She is a mathematics teacher at Ashe County High School.

She was among six other finalists around the state.

Wilson gets a plaque and a brand-new car. She will also compete on the national level.