Ag & Business

Ray Walrod, highway maintenance superintendent, is retiring from the Nebraska Department of Transportation for this area after 45 years. Wednesday this week was his last day. (Johnson Publications photo)

Walrod retires from Nebraska Department of Transportation

    Ray Walrod, highway maintenance superintendant, retired from the Nebraska Department of Transportation after 45 years, or as he put it, “44 years, five months and 25 days.”

District champion Conduct of Chapter Meetings team, from left, Kendall Prior, Lindsey Mendenhall, Morayah Cupp, Jordan Jablonski, Kamrie Dillan, Matalie Wallin and Kambree Meeske. Cupp was also an individual district champion in Creed Speaking. (Courtesy photo)

The district champion junior high Quiz Bowl Team included, from left, Liz Reeves, Markenna Terryberry, Madelynn Hanes and Molly Spicer. (Courtesy photo)

The junior high livestock judging team won districts, from left, Jesse Krausnick, Jordan Jablonski, Liz Reeves and Ryan Bernhardt. (Courtesy photo)

District champion agriscience team, from left, Kamrie Dillan, Courtney Odens, Alexis Richmond and Lindsey Mendenhall. (Courtesy photo)

FFA has good district showings in recent contests

    Several Imperial FFA teams and individuals are already making plans for state after finishing at and near the top at district contests held in November and December.


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