The Union City FFA placed first in the county and 4th in the Area at the Area 7 Forestry Judging Contest. Team members are Kollin Warren, Derick Williams, Kyle Reichard, and Katie Reichard. In the individual contest, Kollin placed first in the county, and 6th in the Area. Derick, Kyle, and Katie placed 4th, 5th, and 6th in the county. Also competing were Ben Bagozzi and Corey Whitesel. By placing 4th in the Area out of 16 teams, the team earned a trip to the state contest at Purdue in December.