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WJHG NewsChannel 7 Golden Apple Award

News Channel 7 is presenting the Golden Apple Award. This special award will feature a new teacher each week throughout the school year. This award shines the spotlight on the teaching profession and shows our gratitude for the special job these teachers perform each and every day.

In 100 words or less, tell us why your teacher should be the Golden Apple Teacher of the Week. Any teacher, grades K-12, in the WJHG viewing area is eligible to receive this award.

Tune in Thursday morning on NewsChannel 7 Today at 6:00am and Thursday Evening on NewsChannel at 5 to see if we have chosen your favorite teacher. Winning teachers will receive a commemorative plaque, and the honor of being featured as the Golden Apple Teacher of the Week on News Channel 7.

Golden Apple Awards

Updated: 09/22/2017 - This week's Golden Apple winner strives to give her students a solid foundation to their academic careers. Congratulations to Lynn Stockton of Wewahitchka Elementary School.

Updated: 09/15/2017 - This week's Golden Apple goes to a teacher who has a seemingly endless passion for science. Congratulations to Brittany Brown of Ponce de Leon High School.

Posted: 09/07/2017 - With school back in session, it's time again to honor special teachers who have a positive impact on their students' lives. The first Golden Apple of the school year goes to Coach Andrew Starr of Bay High School.

Posted: 05/25/2017 - This week's Golden Apple winner works to turn struggling readers into future IB students. Congratulations to Amanda Mayes' classroom at Everitt Middle School.

Posted: 05/11/2017 - This week's Golden Apple winner is a home run. He coaches varsity baseball and teaches special education. Congratulations to Coach Emory Horne at Blountstown Middle School.