WEST OLIVE, Mich. (WOTV) - By connecting with students who have strayed down the wrong path in life, Angie Briggs-Johnson works to change lives in more ways than one every day. As an Ottawa Area Intermediate School District art teacher assigned to the 20th Circuit Court Juvenile Detention Center, Briggs-Johnson brings hope to the lives of young people who can often feel like life has nothing good to offer.
Watch Angie Briggs-Johnson's video above to see how she's making a difference in the lives of young people in Ottawa County.
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