JOHN SHINDLEBOWER for The Spencer Magnet
Long-time Spencer County High School Ag Teacher and FFA Advisor is retiring after nearly 40 years. During his tenure, he built the local FFA chapter into one of the best in the nation.
FFA advisor retiring after nearly four decades


Of all the clubs, teams and squads comprised of Spencer County young people over the past four decades, none have come close to matching the success or respect garnered by the Spencer County Future Farmers of American chapter at the high school.

After nearly 40 years at the helm, Bland Baird is stepping aside in retirement, but the legacy he built will live on for years.