Articles Tagged “FFA”

  • New Waverly Woman Dies in Accident

    The Huntsville Item reports that Sunday morning 20-year-old New Waverly resident Nicole Lauren Billnoske was killed in an accident when she was hit by two other vehicles in Grimes County. Two others died in the…

  • New Waverly 4th of July Celebration a Big Success

    New Waverly volunteer fire department firefighter Jimmy Williams informs us that the New Waverly 4th of July celebration was a big success. He reports that the New Waverly Volunteer Fire Department and the New Waverly…

  • Ag Commissioner Miller Says We Need More Young Farmers

    The Texas Ag population is aging. Ag Commissioner Sid Miller says, “The average age of farmers and ranchers here in Texas is 58.” The Texas Ag Department is working to get more youth involved in…

  • Ag Commissioner Sid Miller Talks About FFA

    4-H and FFA have played a vital role in inspiring young people in Huntsville and Walker County to become leaders. Texas Ag Commissioner Sid Miller was a former FFA member and said that it “played…

  • Huntsville FFA Attends Annual Texas FFA Day at Capitol

    Huntsville FFA attended the fifth annual Agricultural Education and Texas FFA Day at the Capitol hosted by the Texas FFA Association and the Vocational Agriculture Teachers Association of Texas. The Day at the Capitol was…

  • Fair Association Introduces Added Sales Opportunities for 4H-& FFA

    4-H and FFA youth spend a lot of time and money raising, growing, and preparing projects for the Walker County Fair and Rodeo.  Each year, individuals and businesses bid on the projects shown at the…

  • HISD Holds Long-Range Planning Workshop Thursday Night

    Thursday night the HISD Board of Trustees, along with guests offering their expertise, continued to fine-tune long-range facilities planning for the district. Rayce Boyter from the SHW Group of architects, Financial Advisor Lewis Wilks, and…