A Watauga County school teacher and a staff member were honored at the January Board of Education meeting.

At the January meeting of the Watauga County Board of Education, Watauga’s After School Administrative Assistant Billie Jo Lister (left photo) was presented the Servant's Heart Award. School Superintendent Scott Elliot thanked Lister for her hard work in the central office and her service to the system's Extended Learning Program.

Watauga’s Director of Middle Grades Education Meredith Jones presented Hardin Park teacher Andy Eggers (right photo) with a National Council of Teachers of Mathematics Outstanding Secondary Math Teacher award. Eggers is in his 17th year of teaching.