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Bright Ideas Grant Recipients
Posted on 12/11/2012

Bright Ideas Grant Recipients
                                          Photo contributed by Jones Onslow EMC

Teachers across the school district were recently recognized for their bright ideas by Four County Electric Membership Corporation and  Jones Onslow Electric Membership Corporation.  Fourteen grants totaling nearly $12,000 were awarded this year.

Four County EMC recognized teachers Friday, November 16th  during  the annual Touchstone Energy Bright Ideas education grant awards luncheon at the Dail Club at Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh. Stacey Bess, an inspirational educator, author, and a leading advocate in the nation for theeducational rights of impoverished children, gave the keynote address.

Jones Onslow EMC recognized teachers Monday, December 3 during the annual Bright Ideas banquet at Jacksonville High School. The program featured a video produced by a  2011 grant recipient.  The evening’s message was given by Peggy Kelly, 
Onslow County Principal of the Year. 

Pictured above are grant recipients from the Jones Onslow EMC recognition ceremony.

Click here for the list of 2012 Bright Ideas Grant Recipients.