MOULTRIE — The C.A. Gray 8th grade FFA Meats Team recently placed 3rd in the Region FFA Meats Evaluation & Technology Career Development Event. The event was held at FFA Camp John Hope. The Meats Evaluation & Technology Career Development Event develops the abilities of students to evaluate meat animal products in order to optimize economic returns to producers and industry as well as to meet the needs of consumers. Participants take a written examination, identify retail cuts, and grade carcasses on quality and yield grade. Team members include H. Meech, E. Lilly, B. Autry, and F. Hall.
- FFA horticulture students compete in Albany
Moultrie Tech has a $26 million impact
How much does the area served by Moultrie Technical College benefit economically from spending that is either directly or indirectly related to the college?
According to Jeffrey M. Humphreys, director of the Selig Center for Economic Growth at the University of Georgia’s Terry College of Business, it adds up to $26,095,668.
- Academic Decathlon team scores 3 bronze medals
FFA banquet recognizes students' success
The Colquitt County FFA carried out one of its greatest traditions on Feb. 27, by honoring members for their accomplishments at the chapter’s 84th annual parent-member banquet. In addition, during National FFA Week over half a million FFA members across the nation — and 898 Colquitt County FFA members — celebrated the national theme “Ignite.”
- R.B. Wright students have a 'paws-itive' impact
ABAC to hold nursing info session March 11
An information session on the nursing degree at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College will be held in the ABAC Health Sciences building on March 11 at 3 p.m.
Dougherty County schools woo Colquitt County superintendent
An Albany newspaper says Colquitt County School Superintendent Samuel DePaul is the only candidate set to be interviewed to become superintendent of the Dougherty County School System.
- Early County girl wins regional spelling bee
Schools pleased with recent evaluation
While unofficial until the AdvancED Office notifies the school district of its accreditation status, the preliminary report presented by lead evaluator Cheryl Allread indicated that the Colquitt County School System received high and respectable marks.
- R.B. Wright students give blueberries a thumbs-up
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