TALLADEGA COUNTY WOMEN`S LEADERSHIP COMMITTEE MEMBERS WIN AWARDS AT 40TH ANNUAL COMMODITY CONFERENCE
|Women from Talladega County brought home a number of honors in the Women`s Leadership Committee competitions during the 40th annual Commodity Producers Conference in Mobile. From top, Sarro with her first place apron, Caldwell with her first place hand-stitched quilt, Hill with her first place tablescape and Caldwell with her third place machine-stitched quilt.|
August 20, 2012 -
The Alabama Farmers Federation`s Women`s Leadership Committee hosted its quilting, apron-sewing and tablescape competitions during the 40th annual Commodity Producers Conference at the Renaissance Riverview Plaza Hotel and Mobile Convention Center in Mobile Aug. 2-4. The women of Talladega claimed top spots in three of the five competitions.
Kayla Sarro won first place in the Youth Division of the 2012 Alabama Cotton Apron-Sewing Contest; Margaret Caldwell won first place in the hand-stitched division of the 2012 Alabama Cotton Quilting Contest; and Carolyn Hill won first place in the 2012 Alabama Commodity Tablescapes Contest. Each received a blue ribbon and $150 in prize money.
Margaret Caldwell also received third place in the machine-stitched division of the 2012 Alabama Cotton Quilting Contest. She received a white ribbon and $75 in prize money.