Halifax County Middle School FFA members traveled to Central Middle School in Charlotte Court House on April 18 where they competed in different career development events.

Among the events were agriculture mechanics, FFA quiz bowl, food and fiber and small animal care. All four teams placed well in the competitions along with some of the individuals.

The FFA quiz bowl team placed first with Evelyn Farmer receiving the top score and Samantha Burns the second highest.

The food and fiber team placed third, with Brooke Womack earning the sixth highest score.

The small animal care team placed fourth, and the agriculture mechanics did well also.

The members are now preparing for state competition at Virginia Tech in June.