FFA students honored
Three local FFA members were awarded proficiency and state star awards during the 80th annual New Mexico FFA state convention June 2-4 at New Mexico State University in Las Cruces, according to a NMSU press release.
• Melissa Freitas of Texico won the agriculture services proficiency award.
• Ryan Best of Elida received the star in production agriculture.
• Tell Runyan of Melrose was named the star greenhand in production.