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Trenton student awarded scholarship from Missouri Corn Growers Association

The Missouri Corn Scholarship Committee has awarded a Missouri Corn Scholarship to a Trenton resident. Hannah Persell will receive the $1,000 scholarship from the Missouri Corn Growers Association and Missouri Corn Merchandising Council to help pay for her continuing education. Persell is a junior at the University of Missouri, where she studies agribusiness management. This […]

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Area students to receive American FFA Degree at convention in Indianapolis

The National FFA convention Thursday through Saturday in Indianapolis. Many students from Trenton and the surrounding area will be presented with the American FFA Degree on Saturday which is the highest individual honor for members. The Trenton FFA chapter will have six recipients: Paydn Gibson, Jasper Hansen, Emily Kasinger, Tyler Kidd, Hannah Persell, and Jayden […]


Trenton FFA members qualify for State Proficiency Awards

Two Trenton FFA members qualified for State Proficiency Awards after receiving first place in competition at the area level Wednesday night. Teresa Burkholder placed first in Agricultural Processing, and Karli Provorse received first place in Small Animal Production. They will participate at the state level during the FFA Convention in Columbia in April. Trenton FFA […]


Area FFA members recognized at FFA Convention in Indianapolis

Several FFA members from area chapters have earned national proficiency awards in various categories. Recognition of the award winners occurred this week during the 91st annual FFA Convention in Indianapolis. From the Trenton chapter of FFA, Hannah Persell received a gold award in wildlife production and management. Mariah Fox received a silver award in agricultural […]

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4-H members named as regional representatives

Several 4-H members from Northwest Missouri have been named as regional representatives and State 4-H Council executive members for 2018-2019. Regional representatives include Seth Hansen and Meredith Oesch of Livingston County, Katy Grant of Carroll County, and Hunter Todd of Lafayette County. State Council executive members include Kyle Hansen of Livingston County as treasurer, Hannah […]

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Trenton FFA member wins Missouri FFA Wildlife Management Proficiency Award

A Trenton FFA member won the Missouri FFA Wildlife Management Proficiency Award at the Missouri FFA Convention. Hannah Persell of Trenton is a Senior at Trenton High School. Her supervised agricultural experience program consists of volunteering at Crowder State Park. One of her main goals is to educate others about Missouri’s wildlife. Through her supervised […]

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Students from Trenton, Milan, Gallatin and Chillicothe win State Proficiency Awards at convention

FFA students from Trenton, Milan, Gallatin, and Chillicothe have won state proficiency awards during the Missouri FFA Convention underway in Columbia. Mariah Fox of the Trenton chapter won first place in the category of agricultural education. Hannah Persell, also of the Trenton chapter, won first place in wildlife management. Other winners of state proficiency awards […]


Trenton FFA Chapter competes in Area Proficiency Judging Competition

Trenton High School had three entries receive first place Thursday evening in area proficiency judging competition with each advancing for further competition. Taking top honors at the area level were Mariah Fox in agricultural education; Jasper Hanson in forage production; and Hannah Persell in wildlife management. Mariah Fox was a national FFA finalist last year when […]

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National Proficiency Award winners to be announced today at National FFA Convention

Members of the Trenton FFA Chapter find out later today results of National Proficiency Award and Career Development Event competitions at the National FFA Convention in Indianapolis. An announcement is scheduled this afternoon regarding proficiency awards in which two Trenton FFA members are national finalists. Mariah Fox competed in ag communications and Derek Stimpson competed […]