DALE COUNTY STUDENT STUDYING AGRICULTURE RECEIVES COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP
Two Auburn University students and scholarship recipients from Dale County were honored at the Alabama Farmers Federation 2015 Scholarship Recipients Luncheon Aug. 22 at the Ham Wilson Arena in Auburn. Tucker Thompson of Midland City graduated from Northside Methodist Academy and is studying agronomy & soils. Abby Himburg of Ariton graduated from Ariton High School and is studying agricultural communications. The scholarships were funded by the Dale County Farmers Federation and the Federation’s Alabama Farmers Agriculture Foundation. From left are Federation President Jimmy Parnell, Himburg, Thompson and Federation Southeast Region Vice President George Jeffcoat.
OUTSTANDING YOUNG FARM FAMILY HONORED AT ALABAMA STATE HOUSE
Paul and Vicki Morrison of Dale County received a special commendation at the Alabama State House Thursday for being named the Alabama Farmers Federation 2014 Outstanding Young Farm Family. From left are Sen. Jimmy Holley, R-Elba; Rep. Steve Clouse, R-Ozark; the Morrisons; and Rep. Alan Boothe, R-Troy.