Rikki Thompson is a new teacher at Ripley high school this year. She graduated here and recently came back as a long term substitute science teacher.
Thompson has always appreciated teacher who are willing to help others. Here in a small town, that is possible she says.
This year is her first experience of teaching. She is usually reading textbook and making power point slides for her class.
Thompson's favorite teacher was Barb Heckert, her biology & chemistry teacher.
"She was good teacher and I liked her class" Thompson says
Thompson has a husband but no kids. Her hobbies are attending Marshall football games and basketball games.