Dixie High FBLA Recieves Honors at 2018 State Conference

posted Mar 27, 2018, 5:47 AM by ACSD Webmaster   [ updated Mar 27, 2018, 5:49 AM ]
The Dixie High School Future Business Leaders of America received numerous state awards at the 2018 South
Carolina FBLA Leadership Conference held at the Charleston Convention Center, March 16-17. Dixie High
School was one of many high schools and career centers from across the state of South Carolina participating in
this year’s conference.

Winners of state competitions were as follows: Banking and Financial Systems – 1 st team of Bryson Glenn and
Kerah Phillips; Management Decision Making – 1 st team of Billy Mann and Dawson Glenn, 3 rd Ashley
Anderson and Savannah Waters; Insurance and Risk Management - 1 st Jenna Drafts; Introduction to Business
Communication – 1 st Reagan Thompson; Journalism – 2 rd Linsey Sykes; Agribusiness – 4 th Kyli Latimer;
Entrepreneurship – 1 st team of Ethan Hanna and Kathryn Ware; Advertising – 4 th Katie Wieters.

These students have qualified to compete at Nationals in Baltimore, Maryland this summer. They will begin
fundraising to assist with the expenses of taking this large group to National’s. If you would like to make a tax
deductible donation, send your check to Dixie High School Foundation, PO Box 445, Due West, SC 29639 and
mark it for Dixie High School FBLA. Thank you for your support.

FBLA is the largest and oldest business career student organization in the world. The South Carolina FBLA,
which has over 3,300 members, is affiliated with the National FBLA which has more than a quarter of a million
members in all 50 states, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. Brian Milford and Jason Burton serve as FBLA
advisers at Dixie High School.

Front row: Ashley Anderson, Kathryn Ware, Reagan Thompson, Linsey Sykes; 2 nd Row: Katie Wieters, Savannah Waters, Jenna Drafts, Kyli Latimer, Kerah Phillips; Back row: Billy Mann, Bryson Glenn, Ethan Hanna, Dawson Glenn