TO:         South Region Teachers


           FROM:    Von G. Peavy

                South Region Area Mechanics Teacher

DATE:    March 23, 2010


RE:         2010 Welding Contest


            Please see attached 2010 Area V welding results.  The rosters have been cleared and

            the scores double checked.


Thanks to all who made the 2010 Area V Welding Contest a big success! The quality as

 well as the quantity of participation is to be commended! 


                Congratulations to the First place team from Seminole  county consisting of John Hanna, 
            Justin Odom,  Jake Vinson, and Trevor Smith, as well as to their Advisor Dusty Smith.


            Congratulations to the following First place winners in each area who will return for the “Top
            Gun” Weld-off to be held in the welding lab of the Chambliss Building (AET) on the ABAC
            campus on April 19, 2010 at 4:30 p.m.


             Area                            Contestant                       Chapter                           Advisor


            Brazing                       Justin Odom                     Seminole Co.              Dusty Smith      


SMAW                       John Hanna                      Lee Co High               Lisa Murphree      


                Cutting                       Jeff Shlarb                        Seminole Co.              Dusty Smith 


                GMAW                      Cody Loque                      Bainbridge High         Hugh Lanier 



            Thanks to the ABAC AET Department for once again hosting the event  and to Judges:  Ray Lundy , DeVaughn Harris, Jimmy Grubbs, and

Bobby Perry.

Von G. Peavy
South Region
Area Mechanics Teacher
Georgia Department of Education
Office of Agricultural Education
ABAC 34  2802 Moore Highway
Tifton, GA    31794
Phone: 229-386-3868
Fax: 229-391-6838
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