NACOGDOCHES – The Warren FFA chapter traveled to Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches on Tuesday, Nov. 9 where they competed in the McGee Bend Leadership Competition.
They came away with multiple banners, earning Sweepstakes Distinction and sending eight teams on to Area Competition. The teams were: 1. FFA Quiz- Cami Coleman, Andrew Craig, Juliet Crenshaw, and Gracie Moore- second place, advanced to Area. 2. Job Interview- Averie Willis-first place, advanced to Area. 3. Ag Advocacy-Colton Taylor, Melani Hargrave, Zoe Gonzalez, Maycie Allen, and Rebecca Norwood- first place, advanced to Area. 4. FFA Broadcasting- Zoe Gonzalez, Shane Fortner, and Bryce Dean – first place - advanced to Area. 5. Greenhand Chapter Conducting- Sam Standley, Weston Callaway, Sarah Decorte, Claire Petty, Emily Jones, Elyn Meredith, Hunt Reid, Jada Thompson, and Jenna Smith- 1st place, advanced to Area. 6. Senior Chapter Conducting- Austin King, Alyssa Yawn, Tyler Haynes, Julia Drake, Brooklyn Peddicord, Jase Fortner, and Wyatt Lott- first place, advanced to Area. 7. Public Relations- Natalie Standley, Chloe Johnston, Kyleigh Forsyth, Cole Weeks, first place, advanced to Area. 8. Greenhand Skills- Paula Fountain, Mikayla Brown, Hallie Foret, Maylynn Herrington, and Kyla Wallace- first place- advanced to area. 9. Senior Skills- Chloe Unsworth, Dusty Clinard, Tara Hollyfield- third place. 10. Senior Creed Speaking- Jana Haynes- third place. 11. Junior Creed Speaking- Emily Jones- third place.