Lamar Teacher of Year gets car for year

Lamar Teacher of Year gets car for year

LAMAR COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - Lamar County's Teacher of the year got more than an inspiring back-to-school message at an annual teacher orientation event Friday morning.

He also got a free car to use for a year.

Shane Magee, a 10th grade world history teacher at Oak Grove High School, was presented a 2015 Honda Civic by Vardaman Honda/Buick, during the district-wide event at Temple Baptist Church.

Magee gets to use the car for a full calendar year.

It is the second year for Vardaman Honda/Buick to present a car to the district's top teacher.