BREAKING: Early-morning house fire one of two tamed by Dawson County crews in the past 24 hours
One Dawson County man is safe due to the quick-thinking actions of a neighbor who noticed an early-morning fire at a nearby home Thursday.
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Shelby Ventura named 2022-23 Teacher of the Year for Robinson Elementary School
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Shelby Ventura, right, has been selected as Robinson Elementary School’s 2022-23 teacher of the year. (photo courtesy of Shelby Ventura)
During her senior year of high school, Shelby Ventura decided to take a teaching pathway class as a way to get off campus and spend some time with the children in her district’s elementary schools instead of in the classroom. Little did she know that this decision would completely change her life and lead her to realize her calling to become a teacher.