Special to The Messenger
Six members of the Grapeland FFA attended the State FFA convention. The convention was held in Fort Worth July 15th – 19th. During the convention Grapeland FFA member Bryan Perez participated in the State Public Speaking competition and placed 8th in the Agri-business division. Also 7 members received the State FFA degree, the highest award given at the State level. Those receiving the award were Alyssa Dilli, Preslie Reynolds, Bryan Perez, Cayden Leblanc, Keaundra Harris, Madilyn McCombs(not pictured), and Spencer Martin(not pictured). The Grapeland Chapter also received the Golden Horizon chapter award, which is a chapter rating award.