Posted: Tuesday, November 11, 2008 8:45 pm HONORARY DEGREE — Roger Roehrig of Mascoutah, Ill., recently received his Honorary American FFA Degree at the National FFA Convention in Indianapolis. Roehrig, who is a production corn, wheat and soybean farmer, was nominated by the Tennessee State FFA Association to receive his Honorary American Degree. Roehrig has been an inspiration for the youth involved with FFA and 4-H all across this nation, a spokesman said. He has not only supported youth through judging livestock shows, but he has also helped purchase, haul and groom livestock projects for children in the surrounding area. He has served as a judge at the Obion County Fair on numerous occasions. The Honorary American FFA Degree received is the FFA’s way of saying thanks for his continued support and effort over the years.