Dick and Cathie Livengood

When local “retirees” Dick and Cathie Livengood served their 14th year as Huntley 158 substitute teachers in 2019, the occasion was a milestone—subbing long enough to see students they had in kindergarten graduate from high school.

It’s remarkable longevity, considering they both retired in 2005.

The couple are among the longest-serving and most-beloved substitute teachers in the District.

“It’s truly a community, and we’re invested in that community,” Cathie says.

Read more about the Livengoods’ history in Huntley here