Members of the Wilson Central FFA Chapter won first–place in the Tennessee Association FFA Agricultural Communications Career Development Event during the 84th Tennessee State FFA Convention on April 4.
This team will represent Tennessee in the National Agricultural Communications Career Development Event at the National FFA Convention in October. The Wilson Central agricultural education instructors and FFA advisors are Pam Walker, Benny Jo McDonald and Sarah Kleihauer.
The agricultural communications career development event consists of a communications quiz and editing exercise, followed by each team member completing one of the following four practicum areas: news writing, press release writing, broadcasting or graphic design.
The Citizens Tri-County Bank of Dunlap in honor of Flavius Barker sponsored a cash award to the team for expenses relating to participation in the national contest.