Jack Hanna and Mary Hurley joined the 1% of over 600,000 FFA members nationwide earning the golden key of the American FFA Degree in 2020. These members have worked for five years to accomplish this goal in the classroom, in FFA leadership activities and in their supervised experience programs.
Eight members earned the State FFA Degree — Zach Ellis, Grace Morgan, Autumn Radford, Autumn Eskins, Hannah Brown, Mikayla Brown, Skye Holley and Allison Wickline
Members also excelled in Proficiency awards at the state and national level.
Zach Ellis: Diversified Ag. Production — State 1st Place and Bronze Level nationally; Ag. Mechanics Design and Fabrication — Chapter 1st and State 2nd place; Poultry Production — Chapter 1st and State 2nd place; Vegetable Production — Chapter 1st and State 2nd place;
Allison Wickline: Small Animal Care and Production — Chapter 1st and State 2nd place
Kiah Hill: Division Livestock — Chapter 1st and State 2nd place
Hannah Brown: Swine Production — Chapter 1st and State 4th place
Jaycee Taylor: Goat Production— Chapter 1st and State 2nd place
Jarrett Bennett: Beef Production — Chapter 1st place
Destiny Ballard: Specialty Animal Production — Chapter 1st place
Cassidy Kellison: Sheep Production — Chapter 1st place
Anthony Wylie: Beef Prof. Placement — Chapter 1st place
Nick Thomas: Ag. Mechanics Repair and Maintenance Placement —
Tyler Massie: Dairy Goat Production — Chapter 1st place
Skye Holley: Ag. Sales Placement — Chapter 1st place
Star First Year Member — Jagger McNeely and Karys Jones
Star Greenhand — Carmen Fogus and Tyler Workman
Star Chapter Farmer — Zach Ellis
Star Leadership Award — Kiah Hill and Tyler Massie
Star in Agricultural Placement — Skye Holley and Nick Thomas
Star Entrepreneurship Award — Jarrett Bennett
Honorary Chapter Degree Recipients — Martina Nutter, Joe Massey, Jacob Massey, Lewis and Kathy Kincaid (Awarded to community members who have provided outstanding service to the FFA chapter)
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