The Conway Noon Lions Club recently presented the 26th annual Golden Apple Awards to Conway Educators of the Year at its regular meeting.

Conway Public School Superintendent Dr. Greg Murry, St. Joseph School Principal Matt Tucker and Conway Christian School Administrator Rick Ramsey introduced the winners. 

The Golden Apple Award recipients were selected by their peers from each of the 16 campuses in Conway Public Schools, St. Joseph schools, and Conway Christian Schools.

A plaque with the name of the winner will hang in each school, while a framed certificate was awarded to the individual.

Those named as the 2011 winners of the Conway Noon Lions Club Educator of the Year and recipients of the Golden Apple were:

St. Joseph Schools — High School, Monica Lieblong; Primary School, Jill Joslin; Elementary School, Lindsey Thompson.

Conway Christian Schools — Senior High School, Cara Cates; Junior High School, Brian Narretto; Primary School, Jennifer Lindsey; Elementary School, Lesley Lea.

Conway Public Schools — Woodrow Cummins Elementary, Dustin Smith; Ida Burns Elementary, Tiffany Dunlap; Sallie Cone Elementary, Michelle Sutterfield; Theodore Jones Elementary, Tina Glover; Florence Mattison Elementary, Stephanie DeFoor; Julia Lee Moore Elementary, Anita Mathis; Ellen Smith Elementary, Sherry Griffith; Jim Stone Elementary, Karen Carney; Marguerite Vann Elementary, Michelle St. John; Ruth Doyle Intermediate, Sarah Coker; Simon Intermediate, Kathy Powers; Bob Courtway Middle School, Treva Widner; Carl Stuart Middle School, Denise Bradley; Conway High School-East, Buck Bing and Amy Westjohn; Conway High School-West, Paula Harris; Adult Education, Kathy Camp.