The Portales FFA annual banquet was called to order at 6:30 p.m. May 6.
District President Melissa Fretus gave a speech. The FFA creed was given by Wil Hodnett. The greenhand parlimentary procedure team opened the banquet.
Awards given out at the banquet included:
• Beef Production — Cayli Sanders
• Sheep Production — Kendall Levacy
• Dairy Production — Molly Legler
• Swine Production — Garrett Lee
• Livestock Production — Daniel Lopez
• Agricultural Service — Sawyer May
• Proficiency Ag Mechanic — Kendall Levacy
• Home Development — Ethan Evans
• Work Horse — Wil Hodnett and Kayla Hight
• Star Greenhand — Garrett Lee
• Honorary Plaque — Corine Mendoza, Mr. and Mrs. Mike Chavez, and Don and Gina Sanders
• Top eighth-grader — Tylar Jo Rowley
• Livestock Gold — Wil Hodnett
• Land Gold — Kayla Hight
• Chapter Scholarship pin — Ethan Evans, Leven Bergsieker, Kendall Levacy and Wendy Carling
Kendall Levacy is the new president, Kayla Hight is the new vice president, Sarah Quick is the new secretary, Sawyer May is the new treasurer, Wil Hodnett is the new reporter and Joella Goss is the new sentinel.