During the week of July 4-8, the Marion County FFA Executive team attended the Kentucky Leadership Training Center in Hardinsburg. Members attended officer and committee chair classes, set chapter goals, created a program of activities for the school year and shared ideas and fellowship with 19 other chapters from throughout the state. Attendees included, bottom row, from left, Nikki Purdom, Jason Miracle, Paige Hardin, Alex Luckett, Morgan Whitlock, and Caleb Clark. Back row, Michael Sandusky, Michelle Thompson, Tyler Jones, Brooklyn Russell, Anthony Mattingly, Bethany Purdom, Jerrad Livers, Samantha Garrett, and Caleb Thomas.
Tyler Jones competed in the tractor driving contest during the week at the Kentucky FFA Leadership Training Center. He placed second out of 19 other participants. He advances to the state championship on July 15.