OUTGOING, INCOMING COUNTY PRESIDENTS RECOGNIZED
Incoming Marshall County Farmers Federation President David Ellis and outgoing President Rickey Cornutt were recognized during the Presidents Luncheon at the Alabama Farmers Federation’s 95th annual meeting Dec. 5 in Montgomery. Cornutt, center, received a plaque for his three years of service, and Ellis, right, received a pin to commemorate his election. The two are pictured with Alabama Farmers Federation President Jimmy Parnell.
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 North Area Vice President Rex Vaughn.
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.