Lamar County Schools honor their best

LAMAR COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - Top teachers and longtime employees of the Lamar County School District were honored at an annual banquet Tuesday night. High-achieving teachers, as well as bus drivers and other employees were treated to a dinner in their honor.

It was part of the Excellence in Education Celebration Banquet in Oak Grove.

Several teachers were recognized for excellence in the classroom and 30 retiring employees were given special honors.

The district also recognized its teacher of the year, Lara Anderson.

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