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Savoring Every Moment- Ridge Hughbanks Nears the End of His Year as National FFA Officer

Wed, 30 Oct 2019 05:27:37 CDT

Savoring Every Moment- Ridge Hughbanks Nears the End of His Year as National FFA Officer


It is not bittersweet- but rather a feeling of fullfillment that Ridge Hughbanks is experiencing this week as he helps his five fellow National FFA Officers lead the 92nd National Convention of the FFA organization in Indianapolis. Hughbanks is from Alva, Oklahoma- and his year as the Central Regional National Vice President of the youth organization is just about up. On the eve of the official start of the 2019 Convention, he tells Radio Oklahoma Ag Network Farm Director Ron Hays, he says that so many great memories of this past year and really the past six years are flooding over him as these final days of service begin at the National Convention.


Hughbanks recounts his first National Convention as a Sophomore when he sang in the National FFA Chorus to his service as State President of the Oklahoma FFA to hearing his name called as one of the National Officer team about a year ago- as well as some of the highlights of the past year as he traveled over a 100,000 miles representing the organization.

You can hear Ron talk with Ridge about his time as National Officer by clicking on the LISTEN BAR below.



As a part of our coverage, we are taking pictures in and around the 2019 National FFA Convention- click or tap here to check out the National Convention Album on FLICKR. By the way- we continue a tradition as several state officers of the Oklahoma FFA will be taking pictures for us during the course of the meeting.


Our exclusive coverage of the 2019 National FFA Convention in Indianapolis October 30- November 2 is a service of ITC Great Plains, Your Energy Superhighway- learn more about this high voltage, transmission only utility and their commitment to the communities they serve which is the cornerstone of their business - Click or tap here for their webpage. We also appreciate the support of the Oklahoma FFA Association and the Oklahoma FFA Alumni Association. Click or tap here for more information about one of the top states in the US in the FFA- the Oklahoma FFA Association. FFA is a student organization for high school-aged students interested in agriculture and leadership.


   
   

Ron Hays talks with National FFA Officer from Oklahoma- Ridge Hughbanks
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