-Congratulations to all programs, teachers and students for a successful
2018 Environmental Natural Resources Event.

-Our event would not have happened without assistance from key individuals
that made our contest worthy of your students. A special thank you to the
team of teachers who assisted in the facilitating, supervising, and
grading. Thank You Irwin County FFA & Irwin County High School for the use
of facilities.

-Please see attachment with names and addresses listed, and personally
thank these individuals so we may call on them again in the future.

-Attached is a template that can be printed off on cardstock, cut 1/2 and
used as a Thank You Card.

-Also attached is a Press Release to be used to advertise your program in
your community and to other local stakeholders.

The top two Junior and Senior Teams will advance to the State ENR CDE to be
held in the South Region on December 7th & 8th, 2018  at Abraham Baldwin
Agricultural College.

The winners were:
*AREA 6*
1st place Team- *App**ling* *County Middle School FFA*; Advisor - Ricky
2nd place team- *Brantley** County Middle **School FFA*; Advisor - Krista
High Junior Individual was *Cody Cothern * from Bacon County High School FFA

1st place Team- *Brantley County High **School FFA*; Advisor - Richard Gill
2nd place team- *Clinch County High School FFA*; Advisor - Dustin O'Neal
High Senior Individual was  *Will Courson *from Appling County
High School FFA

*AREA 5*
1st place Team- * North  East Tift FFA*; Advisor -  Josh Odom
2nd place team- *Lee County **Middle School West FFA*; Advisor -  Kendal
High Junior Individual was *Zeke Culbreath *from Eight Street Middle School

1st place Team- *Early **County **High School FFA:* Advisor - Lisa Murphree
2nd place Team- *Tift County High School **FFA*; Advisor - Heath Cross
High Senior Individual was* Joseph Worsley* from Pataula Charter FFA

Complete results are attached.


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

Office: 229-386-3198
Fax:    229-386-3457
Truck:  229-891-4330