Fri Sep 18, 2020

Jessica McPherson is Whiteville City Schools Teacher of the Year

Jimmy Todd of Patriot Ford is pictured with Whiteville City Schools Teacher of the Year Jessica McPherson, a third grade teacher at Edgewood Elementary School. Also pictured, from left, are School Board Chair Kandle Rogers, Ryan Herring of Whiteville Primary, Amy Hobbs of Central Middle, Jennifer Dorman of North Whiteville Academy and Julia Heckathorn of Whiteville High. Staff photo by Diana Matthews.

This morning (Thursday) Superintendent Marc Whichard announced that the 2020-2021 teacher of the year for Whiteville City Schools is Jessica McPherson, who teaches third grade at Edgewood Elementary School.

McPherson was recognized along with the other four schools’ teachers of the year during a back-to-work breakfast and meeting. They are

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september, 2020

18sep11:00 am11:59 pmNC Museum Of Natural Sciences at Whiteville Get Outdoors Photo Competition. Submit entries by Friday, September 18.All ages and abilities are encouraged to enter photos.

19sep8:00 am1:00 pmHoney Day at Columbus County Farmers MarketFeaturing honey and honey products, plus farm fresh products including figs, okra, peppers, squash, fresh cut flowers, eggs, jams, jellies, pickles, handmade wood crafts and more.

22sep9:00 am1:00 pmNC Museum of Natural Sciences at Whiteville open to the public Sept. 22Open Tuesday through Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

23sep6:45 pmA virtual chimney swift watch on Facebook Live with the NC Museum of Natural Sciences of WhitevilleJoin John Gerwin, research curator of Ornithology for NC Museum of Natural Sciences and museum staff and observe the spectacle of the swirling swifts.

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