students fared well in recent competitions.
Deming High Principal Janean Garney said the FFA Board of Trustees this past weekend selected 2012 DHS graduate Courtney Hurt as the Beef Production Proficiency winner in the state, and Junior Stephanie Swope as the State STAR Agri-Science winner.
Also, Hurt was recommended for the American FFA Degree, and Swope and Junior Brannick Sweetser were recommended for the State FFA Degree.
The Deming High FFA Chapter received the top award for its Program of Activities, and the Red Mountain FFA students placed second in the quiz competition.
And at the Speech and Debate competition held at Highland High School in Albuquerque, Katie Cox and Tatiana Villalobos placed second in the public forum debate, while Eli Hutts and Ryan Larko placed third.
Also, Katie Poudrier finalized in Expository
Speech and Original Oratory, and Stephanie Swope finalized in Original