Central High’s Curry Retiring

by Elizabeth Pitts-Hibbard

Central High AgEd teacher Ron Curry announced his retirement last month. His 43-year career will be celebrated on February 14 at 1:30pm at the Stephens County Fairgrounds.

Curry was the Central High School Teacher of the Year in 1998 and has received multiple state- and national-level awards, most recently the 2020 National Association of Agricultural Educators Outstanding Service Citation Award.

Curry has had 20 students receive scholarships from the National FFA Foundation, 10 students earn scholarships from Oklahoma Youth Expo, and has shepherded 194 successful state FFA degree recipients and 20 American FFA degree recipients.