Local retired teachers participate in Capitol blitz

Saturday, February 25, 2017
Several retired teachers from Lawrence and Barry counties participated in the MissourI Retired Teachers Association Day at the state capitol on Feb. 15 in Jefferson City. They discussed education issues with Senator David Sater and Representative Mike Moon, and with Representative Scott Fitzpatrick’s Chief of Staff, Chris Dunn. Fitzpatrick was absent due to illness. Pictured, from left, are local retired teachers: Mary Ann Gregory, Jane Baker, Sherry Meyer and Ruby Vincent. Any retired teacher or education staff is encouraged to attend MRTA meetings. For more information, people may contact Sunni Wilson at 417-413-4987 for Lawrence County or Mary Mael at 235-3162 for Barry County. Contributed photo

Several retired teachers from Lawrence and Barry counties participated in the MissourI Retired Teachers Association Day at the state capitol on Feb. 15 in Jefferson City.