Pike County Farm City receives statewide awards

first_img By Jaine Treadwell Other committee activities included were a tree giveaway, donation of peanuts to education in the “We’re Nuts About Teachers” program, Farm Day for 350 third-grade students, the Farm-City Swap between Pike County Probate Judge Michael Bunn and farmer, Heath Wesley. Next UpThe Pike County Farm City Committee also receive the 2020 Best Media Coverage Award, Best Proclamation Award, Best Civic Club Activities and Special Activities Award.The committee received the 2019 Best Farm City Committee in Division II along with other recognitions. Helms said the Pike County Farm City Committee is often among the award recipients. Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration The Pike County Farm City Committee received the 2020 Best Farm City Committee Award for Division II, which is for counties with population of 35,000. Jeff Helms, ALFA communications director, presented the award and others to committee members on Wednesday in downtown Troy. Pictured from left, Helms, Dana Sanders, Pike County Chamber of Commerce president; Traci Shaver, committee chair, Deborah Huggins-Davis, Tammy Powell and Emily Aaron, Chamber vice president. Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits “And, the reason is diversification,” Helms said. “Not only does the Pike County Farm City Committee recognize and continue the events and programs that are successful, they also create new ones that generate interest in different areas.”Helms said this year Pike County was singled out for a photography exhibit of old barns that was displayed on an old barn door at the annual Farm City Banquet in November and also at the Troy Public Library. Email the author Latest Stories Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Patriot Health ZoneHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential Health32-second Stretch Ends Back Pain & Sciatica (Watch)Healthier LivingThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Published 6:00 pm Tuesday, June 16, 2020 Alabama Farmers Federation Communications Director Jeff Helms was in Troy Wednesday morning to present the 2020 Best Farm City Committee Award in Division II and other awards to the Pike County Farm City Committee of the Pike County Chamber of Commerce.The Alabama Farm City Awards were held via livestream on May 12 after COVID-19 restrictions force the cancellation of an April luncheon in Birmingham. Dana Sanders, Chamber president, expressed appreciation to Helms for making the personal presentation to the committee and to the committee for its hard work throughout the year and to Deborah Huggins-Davis for her outstanding leadership. By The Penny Hoarder Pike County Farm City receives statewide awards Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Book Nook to reopen Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day You Might Like Pike County cases top 330 COVID-19 cases have increased by more than 60 percent in Pike County during the past 14 days. As of 10… read more Print Article Sponsored Content Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are…last_img read more