*TO:         Area V Teachers*

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*           FROM:    Von G. Peavy *

*                South Region Area Mechanics Teacher*

*DATE:     March 22, 2011*

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*RE:         2011 Welding Contest*

            Please see attached 2011 Area V welding results.  The rosters
have been cleared and the scores double             Checked.   Thanks to all
who made the 2011 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 *
Americus-Sumter* county consisting of *Oscar Chavira,*

* Travis Dickens,  Alex Purdy, and Mickey Griffin*, as well as to
their *Advisor
Eric Dixon*.**

            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 21, 2011 at 4:30 p.m.*

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*             Area                            Contestant
Chapter                                      Advisor*

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*            Brazing                       Alex Purdy
Americus-Sumter Co.           Eric Dixon       ***

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*SMAW                       Ricky Lynn                            **Worth
Co.                              Buddy Whiddon*

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*                **Cutting                       Will Burt
            Colquitt  Co. High                 Stacey Beacham**  *

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*     **           **GMAW                      Drew Taylor
Turner Co.                              Chuck Majeski**  *

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*            Thanks to the ABAC AET Department for once again hosting the
event!  *

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*Thanks also to Judges:  Ray Lundy , DeVaughn Harris, Jimmy Grubbs, and
Melvin Thompson*

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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