A roundup of 4-H news for the week of Aug. 20, 2015:


BERLIN CENTER, Ohio — Western Reserve Rangers 4-H club welcomed former club member, Alexx Hames as a guest speaker.

Hames, a recent graduate of Youngstown State University, will leave in late August to attend medical school on the island of St. Vincent in the Caribbean.

Members Shannon Marshburn, Karl Reph and Emily Smith will serve on the 2015 4-H Royal Court.  Erin Styka, Emily Smith and Levi Smith will serve on the 2015 Mahoning County Outstanding Youth Court.

Crowning ceremonies will take place at the Canfield Fair on Sept. 3, during the Youth Day Event at 2 p.m.

Graduating seniors were recognized: Katie Prosser, Taylor Smith, Emily Smith, Levi Smith and Erin Styka.

Levi Smith and Camille Kirk were awarded “Outstanding of the Day Awards” at the Ohio State Fair. Smith for “Yeast Breads” and Kirk for “Sew for Others.”

Emily Smith and Katie Prosser talked about the State 4-H Style Revue in Columbus Aug. 4 and Smith was congratulated for being selected Mahoning County’s nominee to the Ohio 4-H Fashion Board.

The Canfield Fair Style Revue will be on Saturday, Sept. 5 in the Youth Organization Building #25 at 11 a.m.

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