Thanks once again to Ms Jill Lehman at the Swainsboro Campus of Southeastern Tech for assisting with the Area 4 ENR CDE.  Also a thank you to Miss Erica Frost, Area 4 FFA Secretary, for helping with the scoring.  

A total of six teams competed in the Area 4 CDE Tuesday afternoon and the top 2 teams will move on to state competition on March 20, 2010 at the State FFA Center.  The results are as follows:

First place honors went to Jefferson County FFA with a 1082.  Team members include Jessica Fain, Amy Walden, Marilynn Timms and Sandy Brassell.  Jessica also was the high scoring individual in the cde with a 276 out of 300 total points.  Steven Sheram is the advisor of the team.

West Laurens FFA received second place with a score of 1058.  Team members include Nick Thompson, Cameron Vaughan, Leah Spiver and Duane Birch.  Reed Waldrep is the advisor of this team.

Other teams participating were:
Hephzibah FFA
Cross Creek FFA
Burke County FFA
Tattnall County FFA

On the Area 3 side I would like to say Thank You to Stacey Shumate and John Hagin for allowing us to use their facilities at Upson-Lee High School for the ENR CDE.  Also to Miss Kendall Singleton, Area 3 FFA Vice President, for helping with the scoring process.

There were a total of six teams in the Area 3 CDE Thursday afternoon.  Again, the top 2 teams will advance to state competition at Super Saturday.

Winning first place was Bleckley County FFA with a score of 1024.  Team members include Matt Jones, Kayla Gale Trice, Ethan Cobb and Brooks Jones.  Matt Jones was the high scoring individual with a 262 out of 300 possible points.  The advisor of the team is Doyle Floyd.

Second place went to Jones County FFA with a 1005.  Team members include Michael Carpenter, Zach Lunsford, Cameron Stewart and Lindsey Woodrum.  Scott Register is the team's advisor.

Other teams participating were:
Putnam County FFA
Crawford County FFA
Troup County FFA
Pike County High FFA

Please contact me for a detailed result sheet.

John Allen Bailey
Central Region Forestry Teacher
711 Kite Hwy.
Swainsboro, GA  30401