MARSHALL COUNTY STUDENT STUDYING AGRICULTURE RECEIVES COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP
Auburn University student and scholarship recipient Cara Cornutt of Boaz was recognized during the Alabama Farmers Federation 2016 Scholarship Recipients Luncheon Aug. 27 at the Ham Wilson Arena in Auburn. Cornutt graduated from Boaz High School and studies agricultural business and economics.The $1,750 scholarship was funded by the Marshall County Farmers Federation and the Federation’s Alabama Farmers Agriculture Foundation. From left are State Board of Education Member Dr. Cynthia McCarty, Federation President Jimmy Parnell, Cornutt, Marshall County Farmers Federation Rickey Cornutt and Federation Central Region Vice President Dean Wysner.
LOCAL FARMERS HOST VISITORS FOR MARSHALL COUNTY FARM-CITY TOUR
The Nov. 18 Marshall County Farm-City tour was well attended, despite looming storm clouds. Andy Sumners of Sumners Farm in Boaz talked about raising South Poll cattle.