The Area 5 Junior Prepared Public Speaking Finals were held last Tuesday
evening at Bainbridge  High School. I would like to thank all of the
FFA/Young Farmer Advisors in Decatur County for their part in hosting the
event and making all guest welcome.

Congratulations to the top two participants who advance to the State Speaking
CDE Events that will be held on Friday April 28th at the 89th Georgia FFA

Please choose and use an attached news release to advertise your program's
success to your local community.


*Junior Prepared Public Speaking*

1st Place -  Raylee Sparkman          W. J Williams FFA
               Advisor: Brittany Gibbs

2nd Place - Hannah Craven              C A Gray Jr High FFA
               Advisor: Valerie Bennett

*Additional Participants*

Abigail Haggerdy                    Lee County Middle East FFA
       Advisor: Josh Drew
Ashley Balaster                       Lee County Middle West FFA
       Advisor: Kendall Joyce
Kaz Pickering                          Pelham Middle FFA
                 Advisor: Will Burt

Shawn S. Collins
Forestry & Natural Resources/Region Agriculture Teacher
South Region Agriculture Education
2802 Moore Hwy
Tifton, GA 31793

Office: 229-386-3198 <(229)%20386-3198>
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