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As part of National Teacher´s Day, thousands of outstanding teachers nationwide were recognized for their efforts by Wal-Mart.

Jamestown Elementary School music teacher Yvonne Denton was named the local “Sam Walton Teacher of the Year.” The surprise annoucement was made at the school by Wal-Mart´s Director of Community Development, Frank Smart.

Denton receives a plaque and $1,000 for the school by the Wal-Mart Foundation.