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Talsma receives State FFA scholarship

Hylke Talsma of Franklin County was awarded a $20,000 Texas FFA 2017 Scholarship at the 89th annual Texas State FFA ConventionHylke Talsma of Franklin County was awarded a $20,000 Texas FFA 2017 Scholarship at the 89th annual Texas State FFA Convention in Corpus Christi July 10-14.

To be considered, students had to complete an application with a resume and essay questions. See the July 20 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald to learn more about this award.