Members of the Vernonia High School Forestry Class took part in the State Forestry Competition on May 3 in Corvallis. Winter Snow and Bridger Steward took 1st place in First Aid; Snow also took 3rd place in Tool Identification and Steward finished 4th in Choker Setting. Nicole Glass and Makayla McCord finished 3rd in First Aid; Glass also finished 6th in the Arbor Climb and Job Interview, and McCord finished 6th in Cross Cut Saw with Jared Whitton.
The Vernona Loggers also had a chance to compete at the Camp 18 Logging Exhibition on may 10. VHS Forestry students competed in numerous events at the day long event.