Tough hero is teacher in Nebraska Board of Education member's novel
State Board of Education member John Witzel, a retired Air Force lieutenant colonel, also is a published author.
Posted: Monday, May 12, 2014 12:00 am
Terrorists, drug runners and low student test scores meet their match in a novel by John Witzel, newly appointed member of the Nebraska Board of Education.
Witzel's book “Saving Tres Rios,” published this year, tells of a decorated Air Force senior master sergeant-turned-schoolteacher whose caring, no-nonsense approach saves a failing elementary school.
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Monday, May 12, 2014 12:00 am.