Speaker wins state title, locals cited for baking


WINNER — At the Floyd Grange Rolled Sugar Cookie Contest were, from left, judge Carol Skutnik, winner Bonnie LaSalle, and judge Connie Johnson (Photo submitted) .

FLOYD — Local Grange members have been collecting awards.

Grace Schell won first place in the over 30 category of the Elevator Speech Presentation in the Public Speaking Contest held at State Grange Headquarters in Cortland on April 28.

Floyd Grange held its Rolled Sugar Cookie baking contest at the May 8 meeting at the Grange Hall. Connie Johnson and Carol Skutnik were the judges.

Bonnie LaSalle won first place; Kathleen Hughes won second place; and Janice Grunenwald won third place. LaSalle will compete in the County contest at the June 6 Pomona Grange meeting.