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High school students from around the state competed in a Future Farmers of America (FFA) competition at Sheridan College. Over 200 students took part in team and individual events.

Organizers offered events like horse judging, agricultural sales, environment and natural resources, and farm and business management.

Sheridan College Agriculture Director Mae Smith said the annual event not only helps prepare students for upcoming competitions in the spring but also teaches them skills to use after high school.

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Both Newcastle and Upton have large deer herds living right in town!  Wild turkeys are everywhere! There are large elk herds to the north, east and west!  There are more North American Pronghorn Antelope than there are people!  Look for groundhogs, snakes and lizards. Wildlife watching is easier than people watching in Newcastle and Upton. Bring your binoculars and your cameras!