FFA at the Rotary: February, 2016
The Peabody FFA spoke at the Trenton Rotary Club Tuesday, February 23. The topic was FFA Week which is being observed this week.
West Tennessee Public Speaking Contest, 2016
The West Tennessee Public Speaking Contest was held Thursday, February 11. Peabody's FFA chapter was represented by:
Gibson County Fair 2015
Summer Camp, 2015, at Camp Clements
Peabody FFA had an amazing week (June 22-26) at Camp Clements this year:
Press Release sent by the State FFA
DOYLE, TN – The Peabody Future Farmers of America (FFA) Chapter of Gibson County was presented with the Outstanding Officer Team Award at Camp Clements on June 26, 2015. More than 200 students, advisors and guests attended what was the fourth of six weeks of Leadership Training Camp offered to the Tennessee FFA membership.
Chapter officer teams must be active in officer classes, specialty classes, have a representative elected to Camp Council, and have a large sum of their members qualify for the gold leadership award to be considered for the Outstanding Officer Team Award.
The Peabody FFA officers are: President, Karen Allen; Vice President, Chas Rowlett; Secretary, Crunchy Barrientos; Treasurer, Bethany McKenzie; Reporter, Hannah Redburn; and Sentinel, Dylan Grooms. The chapter’s advisor is Michael Allen.
FFA makes a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth, and career success through agricultural education. Nationally, there are 610,240 FFA members, aged 12-21. The Tennessee FFA Association is comprised of more than 13,000 members from 214 high school chapters, seven middle school chapters, and eight collegiate chapters across the state of Tennessee. To learn more about FFA visit www.tnffa.org.
2015 FFA Banquet Awards
The following students were presented with awards at the FFA Banquet held Tuesday, May 12, at Peabody:
Newly elected FFA Officers for 15-16 are:
FFA- State Convention 2015
Congratulations to Peabody Seniors, Lauren Cross and Chas Rowlett, who were each awarded their FFA State Degree, while attending the Tennessee FFA Convention. The convention was held in Gatlinburg during Spring Break.