The Official Newspaper for Foster County

We heart teachers

Congratulations to Amanda Koepplin, third grade teacher at NR-S, on her selection as the Eddy County Teacher of the Year for 2023-24.

I have the utmost respect and admiration for those who pursue teaching as a career, and even more so for those who dedicate their lives to teaching young minds. It’s a noble profession.

When I was in elementary school, I often said that I wanted to be a teach...