2018-06-14 / News

Young Farmers present scholarships

Walker Moore (top photo, left) and Brenton Bailey received two of the FFA Scholarships sponsored by Wilkes County Stockyard and presented by Zach Boulineau (center). “We are so excited to have the stockyard sponsor these scholarships for our youth,” Young Farmer Advisor Eric Holton said. “We have had so many receive these scholarships who have furthered their careers in agriculture.”

Colton Bearse (bottom photo, center) received the Kyle Standard Memorial Scholarship set up in memory of Kyle who was a former FFA student who passed away in 2016. He was an active member of the Wilkes County FFA Chapter and an agricultural student. “Kyle had a love of agriculture, hunting, fishing, and his family,” Holton commented. “We are so honored to be able to award this scholarship in his memory.” The award was presented by Doug (left) and Sandra Standard.


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