Izard County Consolidated School District recently held its 14th annual faculty and staff appreciation dinner at the Izard County High School cafeteria.
The dinner has been held annually to honor its employees' service to the district. Uncle Don's Barbecue catered the dinner for all the district's employees, school board members and their families.
Superintendent Fred Walker welcomed everyone and gave out awards to each employee who had been employed by the district for 10, 15, 20, 25 and 30 years. This year's honorees were: 10 years -- Connie Moore; 15 years -- Mary Jason, Dawn Smith, Michell Walker and Max Williams; 20 years -- Judy Camden; 25 years -- Russell Sherrell and Sarah Sherrell; 30 years -- Donna Ford.
Also, board member Julia Burns was recognized for completing two terms on the school board.