Local Chapter Attends National Convention

Eight members of the Crothersville FFA Chapter attended the 86th National FFA Convention held in Louisville, KY last week. The local teens attended sessions, heard from motivational speakers, toured agriculture related industries including Papa John’s International Headquarters, witnessed the talents of cowboys at a rodeo, attended a country music concert, went to a hypnotist session, and talked to the many vendors at the largest youth career show featuring colleges from every state in the U.S. There were over 60,000 FFA members from across the United States which set a new record for attendance at any National FFA Convention.

Those attending were: Derrick Maxie, Mason Lemen, Deven Lemen. Back Row: Brady Riley, Drew Holm, Gaby Walters, Madison Isenhower.  Not pictured: Dakota McMahon and FFA Advisor Linda Maxie.