The South Region Public Speaking Brackets will be held on Tuesday November
17th. Bracket assignments are located in the South Region Ag Education
Calendar under the November activities.

The following four FFA programs will host events:
Seminole County: Advisors Dusty Smith and Don Dekle
Lee County: Advisors Jamie Rich and Lisa Murphree
Wayne County: Advisor Michael Kirkland
Berrien County: Advisors Tim Meeks, James Hunter, and Kane Staines

Depending on your bracket assignment, *please submit your Junior and/or
Senior Public Prepared Speaking manuscripts to the respected advisor(s) by
Thursday November 12th.* Please review all rules and score sheets at

Potential topics can be found at:

Additionally, schools may only compete at their assign bracket location and
may only have one member per chapter compete in each CDE.

The top three Junior and Senior Public Prepared Speaking contestants from
each bracket location will advance to the area CDEs on December 8th and
10th. *Finalist must submit their manuscripts to the South Region Office by
Friday November 20th.*

If you have questions, please contact the South Region Ag Education Office.


W. Justin Sealy
Area Forestry Teacher
Georgia Department of Education
GVATA Executive Secretary