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  • Sundance FFA has successful State Convention

    Lexie Marchant|Apr 28, 2022

    The members of the Sundance FFA Chapter went to the Wyoming State FFA Convention held in Cheyenne, Wyoming, during the days of April 5-9. While at the convention, members competed in many different CDE and LDE competitions. Approximately 24 members took part in the FFA activities, which varied anywhere from their respective competitions to leadership workshops, career fairs, a dance and delegate and large group meetings. These sessions taught the members about the industry they are...

  • Hearts of gold

    Lexie Marchant|Apr 7, 2022

    Despite snow and frigid temperatures, the first annual "Heart of Gold" livestock show was held March 30 at the Crook County Fairgrounds in Sundance. Participants from Sundance Elementary learned about showing and the care of a variety of animals. These students were taught basic livestock care and show skills by members of Crook County 4-H and Bearlodge-Sundance FFA. The idea for the livestock show came from the National Association of Extension Youth Development Professionals annual conference...