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A weekly roundup of 4-H news for the week of April 17, 2008

Thursday, April 17, 2008

JEFFERSON, Ohio — The Prime Bovine 4-H club discussed fair preparation during its last meeting in Jefferson. Members selected T-shirts for the show and completed Quality Assurance. * * * ALLIANCE, Ohio — The Country Folks and Country Barbwires met March 24. The guest speaker for the meeting was Sue Barry, a hospice nurse from […]

A weekly roundup of FFA news for the week of April 17, 2008

Thursday, April 17, 2008

ASHLAND, Ohio — The Mapleton FFA general livestock team recently placed at several competitions. The team won the Mount Gilead contest, with Jared Wynn taking first and Billy Keener placing 16th. Garrett Canfield also competed. The team also took a trip to the District 1 contest in Fulton County. Wynn once again placed first, while […]

Swope lauded by United FFA members

Wednesday, April 9, 2008

HANOVERTON, Ohio — Surprised chapter parent Sarah Swope was presented honorary member status when the United FFA met for its annual awards banquet April 3. More than 150 chapter members, parents and supporters gathered at the United Local school to review the past year’s activities. The honorary member degree is presented to recognize the efforts […]

Mapleton FFA says farewell to its graduating seniors, bestows honors

Thursday, April 3, 2008

Nearly 300 Mapleton FFA members, family and friends gathered to celebrate their successful year of working the fields of agriculture. Numerous certificates, awards and recognitions were presented during the evening activities held at the Ashland University Convocation Center. The officer team presided over the evening, including President Jonni Rohr, Vice President Christine Ritchie, Secretary Paige […]

A weekly roundup of FFA news for the week of March 27, 2008

Thursday, March 27, 2008

CRESTON, Ohio — FFA week, Feb. 19–21, was a grand celebration at Norwayne High School as members showed their pride and increased the awareness of FFA in the community. Tuesday, the juniors and seniors went to Creston Middle School to tell the children about FFA. The eighth-grade recruitment was a success with many signing up […]

A weekly roundup of 4-H news for the week of March 27, 2008

Thursday, March 27, 2008

SALEM, Ohio — The second meeting of the year for the Country Folks and Barbwires was held at Salem United Methodist Church Feb. 25. Mike from Joe Corbi’s pizza spoke on the fundraiser that the clubs are doing. Next the officers were installed into office by the 4-H advisers: Alicia Dickerhoof, Eldon, Sherri Brugger, Marlene […]

A weekly roundup of FFA news for the week of March 20, 2008

Thursday, March 20, 2008

CRESTON, Ohio — The Norwayne FFA hosted the annual Wayne County Farm Toy Show Feb. 10. Venders brought their farm toys and collectibles and put them up for sale. It was open to the public. Before and after the toy show, Norwayne FFA members helped set up and tear down. There was also a concession stand […]

A weekly roundup of 4-H news for the week of March 20, 2008

Thursday, March 20, 2008

HANOVERTON, Ohio — Hicks and Hayseeds 4-H club is making Easter candy. All candy is homemade by the club’s members and parents. Anyone interested in ordering candy may call 330-223-1168 for a brochure. * * * INDEPENDENCE, Pa. — The Thundering Hooves Horse and Pony 4-H club meets on the second Tuesday of each month […]

A weekly roundup of FFA news and events for the week of March 13, 2008

Thursday, March 13, 2008

GNADENHUTTEN, Ohio — Indian Valley FFA at Gnadenhutten had it’s District 8 evaluation Feb. 18 at Buckeye Career Center at New Philadelphia. The chapter’s treasurer, Jorden Glass, received a gold rating on her treasurer’s book. She is a sophomore and the daughter of Adam and Kathy Long of Port Washington. Junior Steph Emery, daughter of […]

A weekly roundup of 4-H news and events for the week of March 13, 2008

Thursday, March 13, 2008

EAST CANTON, Ohio — The East Canton Variety 4-H club held a meeting Feb. 10 at St. Paul Church. Members discussed themes being submitted and one fundraiser for the year was planned. Members also agreed to a $100 donation to the Barlow family, who had lost their father. The club was read more letters sent […]

A weekly roundup of FFA news for the week of March 6, 2008.

Thursday, March 6, 2008

ANDOVER, Ohio — Ashtabula County Commissioners proclaimed Feb. 16-22 National FFA Week. The officers from the Pymatuning Valley FFA chapter, present during the reading of the proclamation, included president; Tyler Pike; vice president Tyler Polchin; Secretary Natalie Bessman; and Chaplin Kala Summers. Ashtabula County Commisioner President Dan Claypool read the proclamation as Commisioners Joe Morowski […]

A weekly roundup of 4-H news for the week of March 6, 2008

Thursday, March 6, 2008

LOUISVILLE, Ohio — The Stark County Dairy Judging Team traveled to Wooster, Ohio, Feb. 23 to participate in the Ohio State University Agricultural and Technical Institute Dairy Judging Contest. Fourteen members competed, placing third out of 23 teams. Four members placed in the top 20: Mike Hohman of Louisville, third; Lauren Hohman of Louisville, 11th; […]

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