79 1017 04 October 17, 1979 Big Yams Conditions were just right for growing giant sweet potatoes. Bruce McLendon showed off a couple of three-pounders. Also, J. D. Webb had six that had a combined weight of 24 pounds.
Others that week: Band, football, pomegranate, Jimmie and Eulie Keen with big squash and persimmons, FHA new members, R. A. Perry retirement, ARC officers, FFA, Herbert Burns, Rev. Willie Edmond.