The number one FFA chapter in the country and the model of excellence is from Missouri.
Paris FFA chapter won that title last (Thursday) night at the 94th Annual National FFA Convention in Indianapolis.
The award recognizes outstanding FFA chapters that implement the organization’s mission and strategies.
Paris held weekly Zoom meetings during the pandemic, developed a program to cull coyotes in the area, and went to every home in Paris to provide smoke detectors and batteries as needed.
In addition, the Agricultural Issues Forum team of Carlee Long, Andi Holmes, Morghan Crain, Makayla Hayes, Kendall Mason, Emma Morgan, and Gracie Hatton won 5th place in the nation in that Leadership Development Event.