Sen. Bobby Pierce and Sen. Alan Clark recognized 2015 Arkansas Teacher of the Year Ouida Newton Feb. 9, 2015, during the 90th General Assembly. The Poyen School District also was recognized for excellent test scores. Vick Barrett, the district's head football coach, was honored for being named AA Coach of the Year. Pictured left to right: Tina Elliott, elementary principal; Dennis Emerson, high school principal; Jamie Webb, assistant principal; Sen. Alan Clark; Ouida Newton, 2015 Arkansas Teacher of the Year; Jerry Newton, superintendent; Sen. Bobby Pierce; and Vick Barrett, head football coach.
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