LITTLE ROCK- The 2017 Livestock Leadership Academy was held March 23-25 at the Arkansas 4-H Center located in the foothills of the Ouachita Mountains just 10 miles west of Little Rock.
“I planned to just build a cannon for my grandkids to shoot, but then the guys [in class] wanted more power,” said James Lee, a student in Machine Tool Technology at Black River Technical College.
Holly Smart of Pocahontas has accepted the spring 2017 Sylvia Cagle Single Parent Scholarship. Smart is a 2015 graduate of Pocahontas High School.
High school agriculture students from Maynard, Highland, and Pocahontas were on the Black River Technical College’s Pocahontas campus for Farm Safety Day on Friday, March 17.