First of all, THANKS to the Colquitt County FFA Chapter for hosting the
Sub-Area Events. Special thanks to Advisors Stacey Beacham, Shawn Collins,
and Adrienne Smith for organizing the event and procuring the judges as
well as having FFA members prepared to assist. Excellent day of competition!

The top three Jr. Prepared Public Speaking contestants from the Colquitt
Sub-Area are:

*Willie Sizemore* of the Lee County FFA Chapter, Advisor Donald Gilman
*Libba Johnson* of the C. A. Gray Middle FFA Chapter, Advisor Eddie Murray
*Justin Harper* of the NE Tift FFA Chapter, Advisor Brittaney Schwing

Other participants were:

*Emily Dovers* of the Irwin County Middle FFA Chapter, Advisor Chris Paulk
*Sam Eaton* of the Eighth Street Middle FFA Chapter, Advisor Anna Taylor
*Remington O'Dell* of the C. A. Gray, Jr. FFA Chapter, Advisor Matt Howell

Congratulations to all these contestants! Public Speaking is one of the
hardest things there is for a human being to do, so each of these students
are to be commended for their courage, enthusiasm, and hard work!

*Danny BartlettForestry TeacherSouth Region Agricultural Education*
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