'Super Named The Top In WNC
By Lenora Moody
Sonna Lyda has been named the school superintendent of the year for western North Carolina.
"I was very surprised about the nomination because we have some outstanding superintendents in the district, " said Lyda.
"But I was very honored by their acknowledgement."
The superintendent of the year is selected from nominations of the 19 superintendents within the region.
The winner goes on to compete with other North Carolina regions for state superintendent of the year.
"I really don't know why they selected me," Lyda said.
"I guess, they have known me for a long...