FFA Advances to State!

Pictured: Janie Lyman and Gage Gravley
  • On January 30th, the Salem Hills FFA competed in the Utah Area 5 Leadership Development Events. New to Utah this year is the Conduct of Chapter Meetings event, which is designed for 7th, 8th, and 9th grade students to learn how to conduct an officer meeting and use parliamentary procedure. The Salem Hills team placed 1st in the event. Members include Bailee Hansen, Maddie DeHart, Eli Evans, Bailey Hansen, Matt Lacey, Daycee Drury, and Jourdyn Cardon. All are students at Mt. Nebo Jr. High. In Prepared Public Speaking, Janie Lyman of Salem Hills High placed 1st with her speech entitled “Quagga Mussels.” In Creed Speaking, Haylee Stewart of Salem Jr. High was one of two individuals that qualified to move on to state, Tait Ising of Mr. Nebo Jr. placed 2nd in the event. In the Farm Bureau Discussion Meet, Gage Gravley of Salem Hill High was one of two individuals that qualified for state. In Extemporaneous Speaking, Keelan Stewart placed 3rd overall, and the Parliamentary Procedure team placed 2nd. Salem Hills also has 5 individuals from Salem Hills High that will be receiving the State FFA Degree; Keelan Stewart, Sydney Harris, Jocelyn Bell, Kasey Hancock, and Tanner Diamond. The state events will be held in Cedar City on March 9th. Great job and good luck at state!