Hood County teachers honored

Three Hood County public school teachers were among the educators honored recently by Weatherford College. They are Kristen Thigpen, a first-grade teacher at Oak Woods School in Granbury; Tawn Perkins, a high school math teacher in Lipan; and Shawna Green, a third-grade math and science teacher in Tolar. They were among the 34 honored at the 2013 Jack Harvey Academy of Exemplary Teachers celebration Jan. 25. The Harvey Academy recognizes exemplary teachers in the memory of beloved Professor Emeritus Jack Harvey.