WATCH: Celebrities congratulate the Golden Apple Awards on 25 years
(WLUK) -- The Golden Apple Awards have been honoring the Green Bay area's top teachers for a quarter century!
Celebrities took time to give shout outs to the annual event on reaching this milestone.
Watch the video above to see Rachael Ray of "The Rachael Ray Show," Pat Sajak and Vanna White of "Wheel of Fortune" and Dr. Mehmet Oz of "The Dr. Oz Show" share their messages.
You can watch "Rachael Ray" weekdays at 11 a.m. on FOX 11. "Wheel of Fortune airs at 6:30 p.m. Monday-Friday. You can see "Dr. Oz" at 1 p.m. weekdays.
FOX 11's Tom Milbourn, Michelle Melby and Mike Murad kicked off the nomination period for the 25th annual Golden Apple Awards in September. Nominees were announced in January, the Teachers of Distinction were named later that month and the recipients were announced in February.
This year's Golden Apple Awards ceremony is set for April 18. It will be broadcast at 6 p.m. April 19 on CW 14 and at 5 p.m. April 22 on FOX 11.
The Golden Apple Awards are a program of the Greater Green Bay Chamber, with support from major sponsors.