A music teacher who comes from a family of educators, has been named teacher of the year in Onslow County. Sonja Williams of Jacksonville Commons Middle School is the district's 2013-2014 Teacher of the Year.
Williams, the daughter of two educators, has been teaching music for 27 years. She's been the chorus and general music teacher at Jacksonville Commons Middle School since 1997.
Williams is also the president of the North Carolina Music Educators Association.