Ackerman FFA Big Black Federation contest winners

Ackerman FFA Big Black Federation contest winners By Johnny Douglas, Ackerman FFA Chapter Reporter and Press Reports

During National FFA Week, February 18-25, the Ackerman FFA Chapter participated in the Legislative Breakfast, where the Miss. State FFA association hosted a breakfast for the state legislators and all the chapters though out the state came to eat and fellowship with them. At the end of the week we participated in the Big Black Federation contest.
The contest winners for the Ackerman FFA Chapter are as follows: first place individuals/teams:
– Prepared public speaking- Hayley Thomas
-Jr. high opening and closing-Philip Evans, Mitchell Harris, Austin Blaine, Chantel Makamson, Nicholas Pieri, Jennifer Bigly, and Joseph Miller
-Sr. high opening and closing- Brett Boykin, Brandi Medders, Alyssa Pritchett, Abby wood, Johnny Douglas, Hayley Thomas, and Andy Robison
-Parliamentary procedure-Kayleigh Nickels, Johnny Douglas, Andy Robison, Alyssa Pritchett, John South, Samantha Makamson, and alternate- Sydney Pinnix
-Sr. Tool ID- Daniel Allen, Caitlyn Allen, Leah Fondren, and Amie Gunter
Second place individuals/teams:
-9th grade creed speaking- Leah Foudren
-Extemporaneous Speaking- Samantha Makamson
These individuals /teams moved on to district contest Saturday, March 3 where the following competitors won:
Second place:
-Sr. Tool ID- Daniel Allen, Caitlyn Allen, Leah Fondren, and Amie Gunter
-Parliamentary procedure-Kayleigh Nickels, Johnny Douglas, Andy Robison, Alyssa Pritchett, John South, Samantha Makamson, and alternate- Sydney Pinnix, This team will compete on state level on June 4 at state convention.