Good morning all you "I Believers" out there!

The Area 5 Creed Speaking Finals were held last night at Colquitt County High School. Please help me in thank Mrs. Adrienne Smith, Mr. Stacey Beacham and Mr. Steve Bass for hosting the event. 

Congratulations to the top two participants who will advance to the State Creed Speaking CDE that will be held on Friday, April 29th at the 88th Georgia FFA Convention in Macon Georgia. 
1st Place - Lindsey Winzell of the Cairo FFA, advisor Mark Lashley
2nd Place - Caleb Hall of the CA Gray Jr High, advisor Valerie Bennett 

3rd Place - Kristen Palmer of the Pelham Middle FFA, advisor Brittany Gibbs 
4th Place - Carson Deal of the Seminole FFA, advisor Holly Ward 
5th Place - Kaylie Roberts of the NE Tift FFA, advisor Brittany Schwing
6th Place - Shomari Wallace of the Miller County FFA, advisor Kitty Bodiford
7th Place - Sarah Carnes of the Thomas County Middle FFA, advisor Audrey Davis 
8th Place - Katelyn Croy of the C.A. Gray Middle FFA, advisor Eddie Murray 

Please take a moment and promote you, your student and your chapter in your local newspaper, school publications and social media. Attached is a news release that you may use and change how you see fit. To make it to this level is a great accomplishment for these students and the competition was very close! Let's everyone have your student praised for their hard work locally! 

Thank you and congratulations! 

Trisha Rae Lastly 
South Region Agriculture Education 
Area Horticulture Teacher