ALFA STAFF SUPPORTS YOUNG FARMERS FOOD DRIVE
Etowah County Alfa Insurance agents participated in the county Young Farmers food drive in September. They helped collect more than 2,000 cans of food.
ETOWAH COUNTY STUDENT STUDYING AGRICULTURE RECEIVES COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP
Auburn University student and scholarship recipient Kennedy Vice of Rainbow City was honored at the Alabama Farmers Federation 2015 Scholarship Recipients Luncheon Aug. 22 at the Ham Wilson Arena in Auburn. Vice graduated from Westbrook Christian School and is studying agricultural business & economics. The $1,750 scholarship was funded by the Etowah County Farmers Federation and the Federation’s Alabama Farmers Agriculture Foundation. From left are Federation President Jimmy Parnell, Vice, Federation State Board Member Phillip Thompson and Federation North Region Vice President Rex Vaughn.
PROJECT PIG SQUEAL IN CHEROKEE, ETOWAH COUNTIES
Youth from Cherokee and Etowah counties showed swines at the Sand Rock Livestock Arena April 25 as the final step in Project Pig Squeal. Ribbons were awarded, and the pigs were auctioned off at the end of the event.