College Station High School teacher Courtney Wellmann has been named one of twelve recipients of the 2013 Outstanding Teaching of the Humanities Award.
State Senator Charles Schwertner presented Dr. Wellmann her award in a ceremony Monday afternoon. Humanities Texas received more than 300 nominations for this award.
Dr.Wellmann taught at A&M Consolidated for 19 years before working at College Station High School. She started Consol's award winning newspaper in 1995 and has started the newspaper and yearbook at College Station High School.
She received $5,000 for herself and $500 for her school.