It's now been six months since state representative and Whitley County High School teacher was critically injured while trying to break up a fight at the school.
Dewayne Bunch suffered a brain injury after he fell while trying to break up the fight.
Recently, Bunch underwent successful surgery for an infection outside of his brain.
He remains at a rehabilitation center in Atlanta where he's stayed for several months.
Family and friends tell us they appreciate all the prayers and support they've received since the incident.