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Two south Georgia educators have a chance to be the statewide teacher of the year.

The State School Superintendent announced ten finalists from 147 local teachers of the year Monday.  Two of them are from our area.

Gwen Desselle teaches social studies at Colquitt County High School.  Krista Pearson is a math teacher at Lowndes High School.

Judges will observe and interview all the finalists over the next several weeks.

The winner will be announced at a banquet in May.