The American Legion Posts #133 from Culbertson and Post #337 from Trenton hosted the County Government Day at the Hitchcock County Courthouse on March 13, 2017.
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FFA members and students pose for a picture that shows the many activities of the day. Jayden Ingold, back left, Cash Yearous and Destiny Beacham display the “thank you” cards FFA members signed for WP teachers. Also standing, Reyce Dike shows off the day’s theme, “dress like an animal.” Kneeling in front, the two winners of the FFA week poster contest, Chloe Stehno, left, and Peyton Cox show their posters. Yearous, Ingold and Kenna Blackman judged the fifth and sixth grade poster contest. In the fifth grade Cox came in first, Mandy Sandoval second and GraCee Goings earned an honorable mention. In the sixth grade Stehno placed first, Peyton Vrbas earned second and Cali Cox received an honorable mention.
Wauneta-Palisade’s week-long celebration of FFA week culminated on Thursday, since there was no school on Friday, in a whirl of activity. The day’s theme was “dress like an animal
Wauneta-Palisade Elementary School students attended the Hitchcock/Hayes County Spelling Bee last Wednesday.
This week marks a special time to celebrate agricultural education, FFA week.