Hopkins County had Five 4-H and FFA members who competed yesterday in the Finals of the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Ag Public Speaking Contest. Over 400 youth competed Saturday where 20 juniors and 20 seniors were selected for finals.
In Juniors Riley Carroll was 8th, Zia Miller was 9th and Kenna Lane was 12th. In Senior, Savannah Allen was 13th and Faith Wheeler was 18th. It was announced that this was the largest youth public speaking contest in the US!
Pictured left to right are Riley Carroll, Hopkins Co 4-H; Faith Wheeler and Kenna Lane, North Hopkins FFA; Savannah Allen, Sulphur Springs FFA; and Zia Miller, Hopkins County 4–H.