Susan Davis is Moultrie Tech's 2013 Teacher of the Year.
It's an extra special honor since the award voted on by the instructors at the college.
Davis is the Business Administrative Technology instructor and the Phi Beta Lambda Club advisor.
"My passion really is technical education and it's such an honor to be recognized for a job that I love," says Davis.
Davis has worked at Moultrie Tech for 10 years.
While many Southwest Georgia schools are preparing to close for summer, leaders with Pelham City Schools said they're making plans now for the new school year.
The city of Pelham is making strides to improve the quality of life for its residents.
Although it's not known yet how many Georgians officially voted in Tuesday's primary, turnout in the region was flat or slightly lower than expected.
As seniors across Southwest Georgia prepared to take the next steps in their futures, one senior class wanted to make the legacy they left behind count.
A national finance corporation dubbed Cordele the poorest town in the state of Georgia, but residents and leaders believe that may not be the full story.