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October 23, 2016
From left to right, Mitchell FFA Advisor Jeff Hoffman and Veterinary Science team members Tierney Musick, Grace Phinney, Hailey Axemaker and Mahayla Foos placed 27th out of 41 teams for a silver rating award. Axemaker and Phinney placed in the silver category individually, and Musick and Foos each received a bronze rating. (Submitted photo)
Area students place at National FFA Convention
October 23, 2016 - 5:48pm
October 17, 2016
Mitchell High School FFA students going the National FFA Convention in Indianapolis include front row, from left, Leah DiPippo, Grace Phinney, Tegan Stunes, Adrionna Long, Mahayla Foos and Shalynn Klunder. Back row, from left, McKenzie Patton, Hailey Axemaker, Tierney Musick and Lane Jorgensen. Not pictured is Patricia Weins. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Mitchell FFA heads to nationals
October 17, 2016 - 8:13pm
May 10, 2016
McCook Central teacher and FFA Advisor Terry Rieckman is retiring this year after 32 years. (Matt Gade/Republic)
McCook Central FFA adviser ready to retire
May 10, 2016 - 10:03am
April 23, 2016
McCook Central senior Andrew Streff. (Matt Gade/Republic)
A sibling rivalry in the FFA
April 23, 2016 - 9:11am
April 13, 2016
Pictured, from left, Mitchell FFA students Hailey Axemaker, Lily Hoffman, Adviser Jeff Hoffman, Ally Goldammer and Grace Phinney. (Photo courtesy of Jeff Hoffman)
Mitchell FFA team places first in state competition
April 13, 2016 - 5:17pm
March 18, 2016
McCook Central High School students drive their tractors through Salem on Monday, February 22 as the McCook Central FFA's kickoff to National FFA week that ran from Feb. 20-27. (Matt Gade/Republic)
Drive Your Tractor to School Day
March 18, 2016 - 12:55pm
March 17, 2016
Winner FFA to start community garden with help from global company
March 17, 2016 - 5:59pm
March 11, 2016
Area FFA members from surrounding FFA chapters gathered on Feb. 23 at the Mitchell Career and Technical Education Academy to help celebrate National FFA Week, which was Feb. 20-27, with National FFA Adviser Dr. Steve Brown (front row, center). (Photo courtesy of Jeff Hoffman)
Mitchell FFA hosts national adviser during FFA Week
March 11, 2016 - 11:16am
March 1, 2016
OUR VIEW: FFA needs assistance with advisers
March 1, 2016 - 10:36am
February 27, 2016
McCook Central FFA fundraiser brings in $1,500
February 27, 2016 - 10:37am
February 26, 2016
McCook Central senior Anne Mayrose, left, reacts after she got some goat hair in her mouth while she and senior Cara Rabenhorst load the goat -- which the students nicknamed "Gilbert" -- into a kennel. McCook Central FFA students took two goats to various business in Salem on Wednesday morning for their "Get the Goat" fundraiser as part of the McCook Central's FFA activities during National FFA Week. (Matt Gade/Republic)play button
Salem FFA 'gets the goat'
February 26, 2016 - 1:59pm
August 6, 2015
Pictured from left, Mitchell FFA Adviser Jeff Hoffman, FFA members Adrionna Long, Logan Hoffman, and Leah DiPippo; State FFA Reporter Andrea Schubloom; FFA members Shalynn Klunder, Lane Jorgensen, Johnna Jorgensen, and Hailey Axemaker; and National FFA Southern Region Vice President Stephen McBride. (Photo courtesy of Mitchell FFA)
FFA members attend leadership retreat
August 6, 2015 - 10:19am
May 27, 2015
Students rally around Mitchell ag teacher battling cancer
May 27, 2015 - 1:13pm
April 23, 2015
McCook Central High School Senior Adam Eichacker sits in front of his grandfather's 1959 Cockshutt 570 tractor this week in Salem.  Along with his classmates and instructor Jim Giesler, the work is part of a class for seniors on tractor restoration. (Matt Gade/Republic)
A farming star: Eichacker turns rare FFA double
April 23, 2015 - 7:18pm
February 25, 2015
SD chapters plan variety of activities for National FFA Week
February 25, 2015 - 3:20pm