January 29, 2019
Richard MacLean, commander of the VFW Post 1002 in Fallon, recognizes VFW Teacher of the Year Tiffany Picotte, a fourth-grade teacher at Numa Elementary School. She will now compete for the national Teacher of the Year for elementary-school teachers. From left are Picotte Mike Terry and Melissa Nusi of VFW Post 1002 and MacLean.
Tiffany Picotte has embraced patriotism and veterans in her class curriculum at Numa Elementary School as well as being married to a Navy aircrewman with the Longhorns Search and Rescue at Naval Air Station Fallon and being the mother of two active-duty sons.