2016 FFA Beef Feed a Success!
The Rogue River Junior/Senior High School chapter of the Future Farmers of America (FFA) hosted their yearly Beef Feed and Auction Saturday, February 6th. This year there was a silent auction and a live auction with items from the Rogue Valley community and businesses that support the FFA. This year Beef Feed the local FFA were able to bring over $12,000 in items, trips, getaways, and services for the bidding in the auctions. The money that was raised at the event would help the FFA members with travel opportunities, career development events, community service opportunities, and scholarships. In 2015 the Rogue River FFA was able to: (Subscribe for full story)
Girl Scouts Hopes to Donate Cookies To Troops
Rogue River Girl Scouts hope to donate cookies to American troops sometime next month. According to Crystal Pickle, with Troop 30136, said that the members will start selling their cookies sometime around Feb. 19.“This here, we hope to have people donate a number of cookies to our troops.” On the Feb. 19, Pickle said that when troop members start selling their cookies, they set up table sat locations such as Ray’s in Rogue River and in Grants Pass, at Walmart and Fred Meyers. She said that not only can people purchase a box of cookies for themselves, they also have the option of donating boxes for American troops. “We thought that it would be a nice thing to do,” she said. At some (Subscribe for full story)