Posts tagged with "Appalachian Trail"

Decatur teacher returns from hiking the Appalachian Trail

Posted by Dena Mellick December 9, 2015

By Dena Mellick, Associate editor Decatur teacher Natalie Brett has returned home after spending five and a half months hiking the Appalachian Trail. Brett, her husband Keith, and their dog Corinne left in June, driving up to Maine, where their hike began. After 2,200 miles, 159 days, and multiple pairs of shoes, the trio returned […]

Decatur teacher to hike Appalachian Trail

Posted by Dena Mellick June 3, 2015

By Dena Mellick, Associate editor A Decatur teacher is setting out on an epic adventure – to hike the 2,200 mile Appalachian Trail with her husband and her dog. Natalie Brett, 29, taught science to middle schoolers at St. Thomas More Catholic School in Decatur until last week. She had taught there for the past five […]

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