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April 29, 2014

Area students to receive FFA degrees

One of the highlights of the annual Oklahoma FFA Convention currently underway at the Cox Convention Center in Oklahoma City is the awarding of State FFA Degrees.

Those degrees will be given during Wednesday's session.

This year, there are 726 FFA members who have achieved the state degree.

Area recipients include:

Alva

Tenner Curtis Burton, Tyler Burton, Kory Neil Dietz, Riley Hess, Courtney Mapes, Dakota Lane Nusser, Traci Owen

Arnett

Randi Hoskins

Balko

Wyatt Casper, Madison Dearmin, Kylie Joelle Edwards, Grady Frantz

Beaver

Trae Pugh

Buffalo

John Burton Appleton, Bert Blasdel, Kolton Dolin, Lane Snyder

Burlington

Heather Marie Armbruster, Jenna Rae Maltbie, Carter Jacob Stewart

Canton

Kelly Lynette Hickey, Shania Schoonmaker

Cheyenne

Drake Boyce, Gunner Garrison, Wiley Malson

Fairview

Jennifer Bedwell, Rachael Anne Hopkins, Lindsey Pembrook, Alli Siler, Lane Spradlin

Fargo

Becky Dewald, Cody DeWitt, Ryan Hallmark

Laverne

Shay Bryant, Jake Fanning, Kaleb Maphet, Parker R. Olmstead, Kyle Painter, Lindsey Stahlman

Leedey

Dalton Hahn

Mooreland

Ryan Craw, Mikayla Kenny, Landon Peach, Mariah Wooldridge

Okeene

Will Bedwell

Seiling

Tanner Bensch, Kristin Combs, Caleb Gilchrist, Kaci Livingston, Morgan Marks, Ryan Sander

Sharon-Mutual

Jase Harper

Shattuck

Wyatt Scott Casper, Paige Gosney, Carlyn Magness, Ashlee Shryock

Vici

Randall Castor

Woodward

Mica Fierstos

Honorary degrees are awarded to adults who provide outstanding support to the state FFA association. This year, there are 90 recipients who will be recognized today (April 29). Area recipients include:

Ron Charmasson, Woodward farmer and rancher

Dick Fischer, Hooker, farmer and road maintenance, Texas County District 1

Greg Livingston, Seiling, executive vice president/chief lending officer, Farm Credit of Western Oklahoma

Nathan Reese, Mooreland, former state and national FFA officer, FFA foundation sponsor

Patricia Reese, Mooreland, FFA foundation sponsor

Lance Schultz, Shattuck, manager/owner J&LOilfield Services

 

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