The Natonal FFA awarded $2.7-million in scholarships recently, to students across the country. Several area students were among the scholarship recipients.

Students in the area who were awarded $1,000 scholarships include:

Michelle Riker - Pettis County R-V

Madison Kratzer - Smithton

Madison Billingsley - Green Ridge

Casey Bahrenburg - Cole Camp

Sydnee Mason - Marshall

Steven Sims - Marshall

Rylee Streit - Holden

Ashlyn Yoder - Warsaw

Jesse Murray - Stover

Area students awarded $1,500 scholarships include:

Bailey Boland - Sweet Springs

Elizabeth Knipp - Tipton

National FFA