Ten teachers from seven school districts are recognized for excellence in teaching at the 16th annual Tri-City Crystal Apple Awards.
The ceremony was held this afternoon at Columbia Basin College in Pasco.
The awards recognize teachers who have made a positive impact on the lives of their students.
The program is sponsored by a number of local community organizations, businesses and service groups.
191 Mid-Columbia teachers have won the Crystal Apple since the prize was established in 1999.
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