A Nocona Indians alumna is taking the lead at Nocona Middle School as its new principal for the 2016-2017 school year.
Amy Murphey replaces Dr. Laura Ice, who left the district at the end of last school year to accept an assistant principal position with Denton Independent School District. Dr. Ice served as a teacher for Nocona before becoming assistant principal in 2007 and principal in 2011.
As she returns to Nocona ISD, Murphey says she is excited to be back home and in some ways, it feels like she never left.

Read the full feature in the mid-week News.