Our kids represented Merkel well at the annual convention in Dallas last weekend.  Those who participated are: Zach & Kyle Owens, Emma & Madison Stephens, Kailee Jones, Autumn & Canyon Jarrett, Connor Barnett, Chera Chaney, Jessi McGuire, Cali Booth, Robert & Will Jackson, Jonathan Juarez, Russ Russell & Cary Byran.  The following parents helped with organizing, leading & judging events: Dee & Jim Goldsmith, Angie Chaney, Amber Bryan, Dustin & Chelsey Simmons, Joel & Teresa Owens, Tressie Jones & Rose Russell.