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FFA banquet honors students, supporters


FFA advisor Amanda Grigsby (third from left) with senior members (l-r) Erin Free, Cody Mynar, Cierra Pomykal, Emily McCoy and Wesley Payne. 
Photos courtesy ofAmanda Grigsby/Rockdale FFA FFA advisor Amanda Grigsby (third from left) with senior members (l-r) Erin Free, Cody Mynar, Cierra Pomykal, Emily McCoy and Wesley Payne. Photos courtesy ofAmanda Grigsby/Rockdale FFA Rockdale High School’s Future Farmers of Americal chapter held its annual end of the year banquet on April 29, handing out awards and recognitions.

Chapter president Justin Offield served as master of ceremonies.

Entertainment was provided by senior member Emily McCoy who won the district talent contest and will compete at area on May 16.

Awards handed out included:

Honorary members— Friends For FFA Organization, Buck Tarver accepted award; Brandon Grigsby, Rockdale FFA advisor.

Appreciation award— Leroy Stephens.

Star Greenhand: Entrepreneurship— Brad Young.

Star Greenhand: Exploratory— Ashlynn Helm.

Junior FFA member/participant— Brooks Barcak.

“Training wheel” award— Wesley Payne.

Officers for the 2014- 2015 FFA year were also announced as follows: Madison Reynolds, president; Kaybee Nelson, vice president; Justin Offield, student advisor; Katy Salazar, secretary; Clayton Hanke, treasurer; Jessica Klink, reporter; Fred Henderson, sentinel.



At left, Rockdale FFA chapter president Justin Offield presents Leroy Stephens with the appreciation award. Above, honorary chapter memberships were given to the Friends for FFA Organization, represented by Buck Tarver, and Rockdale FFA advisor Brandon Grigsby. At left, Rockdale FFA chapter president Justin Offield presents Leroy Stephens with the appreciation award. Above, honorary chapter memberships were given to the Friends for FFA Organization, represented by Buck Tarver, and Rockdale FFA advisor Brandon Grigsby.

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