On Wednesday afternoon, November 9, 2011, members of the Sloan-Hendrix FFA attended the Spring River Sub-area Leadership Contest at Highland High School. Events included parliamentary procedure, opening and closing ceremony, prepared public speaking, extemporaneous speaking and creed speaking. Members participating in the opening and closing ceremony competition included Cody Anderson, Hannah Foster, Natalie Gipson, Breanna Gosha, Dakota Hamilton, Dyllan Lawrence, and Josh Winkley. They received 3rd place. Bobby Powell placed 3rd in the extemporaneous speaking event and Josh Winkley placed 8th in the creed recitation. Also making the trip were Ashley Ward and Eunita Ames. The FFA advisor is Mr. Joe Wallis.