Farmington buzzing with excitement after hometown singer wins The Voice | KOB 4

Farmington buzzing with excitement after hometown singer wins The Voice

Meg Hilling
December 19, 2018 05:21 PM

FARMINGTON, N.M.— Chevel Shepherd’s hometown of Farmington couldn’t be more proud of The Voice winner.


Teachers and student at Farmington High School were still buzzing less than 24-hours after she named the winner.

“Super excited, super proud that somebody from our school made it out there and she is actually making a career, like, with her life,” said Chevel’s classmate, Kaylee Stowell.

Chevel will return home to Farmington Saturday.

Her father said he knew she would be coming home a winner.

"I told ya! Didn't I tell ya? My daughter was gonna win from the beginning! She did it! I love her and I love New Mexico,” Robert Shepherd said.

Plans are in the works for a welcome home celebration for Chevel. Stay with for details.


Meg Hilling

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