Two RBES teachers named as VFW Teachers of the Year

NAMED TEACHERS OF THE YEAR–Laura Mudd and Jenny Miear, both teachers at Red Bud Elementary School, were recently named as VFW Teachers of the Year. They are pictured accepting their certificates from Larry Ehlers, who chairs the contest for Red Bud VFW Post 6632.

Red Bud Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6632 Quartermaster/ Chairman Larry Ehlers has announced the local post 2018 winners of this year’s Smart/Maher VFW National Citizenship Education Teacher Award.

They are Jenny Miear in the K-5 category and Laura Mudd in the 6 – 8thgrade category. Both teach at the Red Bud Elementary School.

Each winner received a certificate of achievement and a check for $50 from Red Bud VFW Post 6632. Their nominations have been sent to the district level for consideration for advancement to the State Level.

The Red Bud VFW Post 6632 congratulates each of the winners on taking first place in the local competition, and they wish them well at the VFW District 14 level.

For more on this award, please see this week’s print edition.