When the youthful looking and acting Gale Hinton was told she didn’t look 75-years old, she said, “I’m not.  I’m 76!”  She returned to Valley View School this week as her most recent work was unveiled.

TOP PHOTO:  School Board Member Jeffery Miller presents mementos to Gale Hinton during a Tuesday morning ceremony honoring Hinton – PHOTO COURTESY OF WLAF’S CHARLIE HUTSON

The Knoxville based artist was hailed on Tuesday morning in a ceremony at Valley View School.  The reason?  She recently completed a creative effort that transformed many walls inside the school from asleep to awake.  The cafeteria and gym feature the work she did over the holiday break.

CLICK HERE to enjoy the many photos David Graham snapped on Tuesday.  (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 01/10/2019-6AM)