At last week's Board of Education meeting, Lincoln County R-III Schools' Board of Education had the opportunity to celebrate a few of its outstanding team members.

For the past several years, the district has recognized the dedication of its employees and name a "Teacher of the Year," and a "Star Employee."

The four 2020 finalists for each are as follows:

Teacher of the Year:

Melissa Skibinski, Main Street Elementary
Stephanie Cappel-Harris, Main Street Elementary
Margaret Mary Brown, Hawk Point Elementary School
Eric Blankenship, Troy Buchanan High School
Star Employee:
Albert Wiss, Transportation
Ruth Wing, Troy Buchanan High School
Beverly Wallis, Ninth Grade Center
Tina Varvera, Ninth Grade Center
The district will announce the winners later this week.