Two Italy youth were selected to serve on the Junior Board of Directors for the Texas Shorthorn Association. Bailey Eubank and Bailey DeBorde were selected in the 2008 annual meeting of the Texas Junior Shorthorn Association. The information was released by the Texas Shorthorn Association in Olton Texas in an August 12, 2008 announcement.
Eubank exhibited ROVS Natalia, the Grand champion Female at the Texas Junior Shorthorn Association Preview Show in June in Glen Rose. Natalia was also selected Senior Champion Female. The heifer was raised by Red Oak Valley Shorthorns from Waxahachie.
DeBorde exhibited LDF Kelsey’s Lady as the first place Winter Heifer Calf. She was bred by Ms. DeBorde. The cattle were judged by Douge Satree of Montague, Texas.
Both youth attend Stafford Elementary School in Italy.