A former WITN teacher of the week has been named Pitt County's teacher of the year.
Jami Dickerson is in her fifth year of teaching, and her third as a third grade teacher at Eastern Elementary School.
Dickerson was given the honor during a luncheon at Rock Springs Center.
She will receive numerous gifts and monetary awards from a dozen local merchants. Dickerson will also receive a 2014 Hyundai Elantra from Pecheles Automotive to drive for the next year.