Dodge County Board of Education Office Creates Holiday Magic | Community Spirit
Dodge County Board of Education staff literally decked their halls to compete for one of two gift cards and the title of Grand Prize Winner in a door decorating contest last week.
Superintendent Dr. Melinda Dennis, who created the contest to spur a little creative competition, was delighted at the spirit shown by her staff, adding, “The Pre-Kindergarten class toured our halls, and was oohing and ahhhing.”
Dr. Dennis called on Judy Hemphill Madden, Vanessa Lawson, and Rebecca McWilliam, staff of the Eastman-Dodge County Chamber of Commerce to decide the winners. Winners were: Most Traditional – Kathy Evans, Most Holiday Spirit – Dr. Melinda Dennis, Most Staff Spirit – Kathy Evans, A Child’s Dream Award - Lisa Whittington, Jana Mullis, Debbie Skipper, Wonderland Award – Lawanda Gillis, Connie Simpson, Cerese Godfrey, Best Christmas All-Around – Jodi Brewer, Denise Brown, and Lisa Evans, Most Tasteful – Dena Barrows, Susan Graham, Most Creative - Rick Rogers, Nick Jones, Most Jolly - Mr. Brown and Ms. Roby, Runner Up – Wendy Dennis, and Grand Prize was awarded to the special education department – Tonya Brown, Tracy Hickman, Susan Waldon, Mary Jo Phillips, Peggy Dillard, Kathy Simmons.