M-U FFA members fare well at regional evaluations

WEST MILTON — The Milton-Union MVCTC FFA Chapter recently competed in the District 5 Evaluations of the Ohio FFA Association at the Miami Valley Career Technology Center in Englewood, OH. Several members of the chapter worked hard to prepare for awards and degrees.

Three 2015-16 chapter officers submitted books for review. Abigail Hissong submitted the Secretary’s Book and earned a gold rating. Daniel Albaugh submitted the Treasurer’s Book and earned a gold rating. Jessica Leffew submitted the Reporter’s Book and earned a gold rating. Abigail, Daniel, and Jessica will be recognized at the State FFA Convention in May.

Junior member and chapter president Kamron Paulus applied for the State FFA Degree. All applications were reviewed and submitted to the state evaluation for further review.

The National FFA Organization (formerly known as Future Farmers of America) provides leadership, personal growth and career success training through agricultural education. Today, there are 629,327 FFA members in grades seven through 12th who belong to one of 7,665 local FFA chapters throughout the U.S., Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.