Dan Pace

Dan Pace (1934-2010) taught literature and composition in Edneyville High School starting in 1969, and in West Henderson High from 1979-86. He was a minister before finding his truest calling in the classroom and leading field trips to such historical sites as...

Elmetta Linder

Elmetta Linder taught for 42 years starting in 1958, mostly third grade at Hillandale Elementary. Her “times table race” had students challenge each other in pairs. The first of the two to answer a multiplication question correctly kept or took that seat, trying to...

Dean Ward

Dean Ward (1904-1991) was a teaching principal at Tuxedo, a feeder into Flat Rock High. Many of Ward’s students went on to academic and professional distinction. Robert Morgan, the famed writer and Cornell professor who attended the banquet, wrote his first short...