The John S. Battle FFA Floriculture Team members were recognized as the State Winning Team at Va. Tech. during the 88th Convention in June 2014. Team members included A. Jones, R. Sharrett, K. Ratcliff, and G. Morrison. A. Jones was 2nd overall. The team will represent Virginia in the National Floriculture contest in Louisville Kentucky the week of Oct.29 –Nov.1 during the National FFA Convention. Congratulations to these four individuals of John S. Battle for their accomplishments.
Mr. Trevor McMurray is an IRS Agent who specializes in cases dealing with tax fraud or tax evasion. Mr. McMurray took time out of his busy schedule to speak to the kids at JSB on Wednesday, September 18th. He spoke to students within the business department classes and enlightened them on what his job consisted of, along with giving them insight on how to be secure and watch out for scams. He also discussed certain penalties associated with these crimes as well as how the individuals who committed the crimes could be caught. As you can see from the pictures, he also demonstrated how to put on the protective gear he is required to wear.