Agriculture briefs


FFA recognized

The Tyrone Area FFA chapter has been named a 3-Star Chapter for 2018 by the National FFA Organization.

The National Chapter Award Program recognizes outstanding FFA chapters that actively implement the mission and strategies of the organization.


Chapter named finalist

The Tyrone Area FFA chapter has been chosen as a finalist for a 2018 National Premier Chapter: Building Communities award from the National FFA Organization.

The chapter was selected based on its overall three-star national ranking (highest ranking available) and will be presenting its emergency go kits projects in the building communities section.


Power reunion set

The 28th annual Southern Cove Power reunion will be held Sept. 14 and 15, a mile west of New Enterprise at 145 Cave Road. This year’s event will feature Allis Chalmers tractors.

There will be a chicken barbecue at 11 a.m. Saturday, and on Sunday an all-you- can-eat pancake and sausage breakfast will be from 7 to 10 a.m. and a church service at 8:30 a.m.Sunday.

For information contact Nathan Hershberger at 766-2887 or Jeremy Shope at 977-7059.