Congratulations to all of the students and teachers who submitted STAR applications along with their State FFA Degrees. We had several to choose from this year and they were all very competitive. I appreciate the effort that goes into developing strong SAE programs and the commitment from the teachers to supervise and nurture these programs into STAR quality applications. Our Central Region STARS for 2016 are: STAR Farmer - Alyson Pope - Screven County High School STAR Placement - Cejay Heath - Treutlen County High School STAR Agribusiness - Rhet Thornton - Pike County High School STAR Agriscience - Rachel Solomon - Northeast Bibb High School Thank you to all who entered and congratulations to these winners. Chris Corzine Central Region Agricultural Education Director Georgia Department of Education PO Box 4060 1005 State University Dr. Ft. Valley, GA 31030 <[log in to unmask]> Office-478-822-7385 "Making Agricultural Education Work for All Georgians"