POSTED: Monday, May 5, 2014 - 3:44pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, May 6, 2014 - 7:48am
MISSION, TX (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — A teacher in Mission is coming home from Houston $25,000 richer.
Alton Memorial Junior High teacher Rosbel Peña won H-E-B's Lifetime Achievement Award. This happened over the weekend at the grocery chain's Excellence in Education Awards.
Peña had previously won Mission CISD's teacher of the year award multiple times.
In addition to his $25,000, he also wins $25,000 for Alton Memorial.