TO:          South Region Teachers

FROM:    Von G. Peavy

    South Region Agriculture Mechanics Area Teacher

DATE:     April 25, 2011

RE:          2011 South Region “Top Gun” Weld-off


Please find attached the results from the 2011 "Top Gun" Weld-off.


Congratulations to Tanner Barrett and Advisor Hank Majeski of the Echols Co.FFA Chapter for placing First in the weld-off.


Tanner will receive the $500.00 ABAC Scholarship provided by Bobby & Judy Perry,

and Jimmy & Ann Grubbs as well as be recognized as the “Top Gun” welder at the Area VI Banquet.


Please remember that all first place winners that participated in the weld-off will also be recognized at their respective area banquets.


Thanks to all contestants and advisors for the excellent representation for your respective

South Region Areas.  Thanks also to ABAC Division of Ag and Forest Resources and Dr. Tim Marshall for once again providing the excellent facilities and to Judges Ray Lundy, Devaughn Harris, Todd Hicks, and Jimmy Grubbs.


Thanks again for your efforts in preparing for and participating in this event.

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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