Observations all along the line - Kimball & the Southern Panhandle First

Friends and Neighbors: Regan Hinton

Following her own path and time schedule, Regan Hinton is a woman on a mission.

A lifelong, multigenerational resident of Kimball, Regan is the oldest daughter of Regina Hinton and Bob Hinton, sister to seven siblings and auntie to several. When talking with her, one has no doubt that her love of family, children, and school have all played major roles in shaping her dreams of becoming a teacher.

It's unclear if Regan's work ethic is genetic or learned from her parents, either way, she has worked in some form or fashion since she was young. She became a lifeguard the summer before 11th grade a...