MONROE COUNTY STUDENTS STUDYING AGRICULTURE RECEIVE COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIPS
Three Auburn University students and scholarship recipients from Monroe County were recognized during the Alabama Farmers Federation 2016 Scholarship Recipients Luncheon Aug. 27 at the Ham Wilson Arena in Auburn. Christopher Bell of Frisco City studies animal sciences, pre-vet track. James Bishop of Monroeville graduated from Monroe Academy and studies agronomy and soils, production track. Jake Tucker from Uriah graduated from Monroe Academy and studies agricultural business and economics..The $1,750 scholarship was funded by the Monroe County Farmers Federation and the Federation’s Alabama Farmers Agriculture Foundation. From left are Federation President Jimmy Parnell, Bell, Bishop, Tucker and Monroe County Farmers Federation President Ronnie Joe Jordan.