Potomac State College Student Madison Hinkle Earns American FFA Degree
Madison Hinkle, from Fulks Run, Va., and a student at Potomac State College of West Virginia University, in Keyser, W.Va., earned the American Future Farmers of America (FFA) Degree this fall while attending the 89th National FFA Convention and Expo, in Indianapolis, Indiana.
According to the National FFA Organization’s web site, approximately 3,500 American FFA Degrees are handed out each year at the National FFA Convention & Expo . That number represents less than half of one percent of all FFA members, making it one of the organization’s highest honors. In addition to their degree, each recipient receives a gold American FFA Degree key.
The American FFA Degree is awarded to members who have demonstrated the highest level of commitment to FFA and made significant accomplishments in their supervised agricultural experiences (SAEs).
Hinkle, is a junior majoring in Criminal Justice at the College. She is a member of the Broadway High School FFA Chapter. She is the daughter of Clint and Sherri Hinkle, Fulks Run.