FFA Parliamentary Procedure takes third in state
|The Susanville FFA novice Parliamentary Procedure team of Keenan Graham, left, Morgan Pickett, Ashley Miller, Jessie Lee, Sandy Passwaters, Cheyenne Osborn and Heather Fortin placed third at the state competition in Fresno. They were one of 24 teams that qualified out of the 310 agriculture programs in the state.Photo submitted|
May 11, 2012 — Susanville FFA’s Novice Parliamentary Procedure placed third at the state finals in Fresno, Calif.
To compete at the state finalsthe team qualified by winning a sectional contest and placing in the top four (second) in the region.
Twenty-four teams qualify statewide out of 310 agriculture programs.
While at state, the teams are whittled down through preliminary and semi-final rounds to make it to the top six in the finals.
The contest requires the use of 20 motions, and informative debate in a 10-minute time period.
The contestants must also answer questions on their specific motions and questions at large as well as take a written test.
Lady Jacks take section title
The Westwood High School Lady Jacks softball team not only had an undefeated season, but is now celebrating winning the Northern Section Division VI championship. The Lady Jacks took on Maxwell High School Saturday, May 18 and won, 2-1, earning themselves the section title. The team ended...Read More...
Susanville Area Bicycle Association gets active on the Bizz Johnson Trail
May 23 — The Susanville Area Bicycle Association is inviting bikers, hikers, runners and walkers of all ages and skill levels to the Bizz Johnson Trail at 6 p.m. Tuesday evenings. The weekly event is part of an outdoor series the association will be putting on through October. The event will begin...Read More...
Lassen College basketball player receives scholarship
Justin McBride takes a shot for the Lassen Community College Cougars. McBride was on the 2013 Golden Valley Conference men’s basketball championship team and recently accepted a scholarship to attend and play basketball for Grace University in Omaha, Neb. Photo submitted May...Read More...