Monett High School staff make Chiquita Beckett’s birthday special

Friday, March 16, 2018
Staff at Monett High School on Wednesday had a rare opportunity to share in a colleague’s 70th birthday. Chiquita Beckett, who works as a special education paraprofessional, received a party and a cake for her special celebration. “This was a surprise,” Beckett said. “This is a great bunch to work with.” Pictured from left are: Angela Johnson, Beckett’s daughter; Beckett cutting her cake, Paula Fenske, Kristin Umfleet and Amy Sampson. Beckett plans to retire at the end of the school year. Murray Bishoff/times-news@monett-times.com

Staff at Monett High School on Wednesday had a rare opportunity to share in a colleague’s 70th birthday.