Special to the News-Times
CROCKETT — Shepherd FFA members placed in several competitions while one member was elected to the district board.
The group attended the Sam Houston District FFA Convention in Crockett on April 25.
Thomas Barton was elected to the 2022-2023 Sam Houston District Officer Team as sentinel. He also placed sixth in Senior Prepared Public Speaking in Plant Science.
Additionally, Garrit Burton placed second in Senior Prepared Public Speaking in Animal Science and advanced to Area competition to be held next month. He also placed third in extemporaneous speaking contest. Thomas
Representing the Shepherd FFA and Sam Houston District in Star Chapter Farmer in Placement will be Burton and Star Chapter Farmer in Agribusiness will be Barton. Hunter Goodman will be representing Shepherd FFA and Sam Houston District in Star Lone Star Farmer in Agribusiness