Special Events & Festivals

4-H collections project results

The results of the 4-H Collections project have been announced.

They are:

Grades 3-5

Anna Elliott, champion, blue ribbon.

Eli Ramp, reserve champion, blue ribbon.

Blue ribbons: Michael Barnum, Ava Green, Landon Green, Evan Kern, Henry Landrigan, Landen Pearson, Isaac Pflieger and Shaylyn Suchcicki.

Red ribbon: Hanna Surfus.

Grades 6-8

Samuel Elliott, champion, blue ribbon.

Vivian Hinshaw, reserve champion, blue ribbon.

Results and winners of the 4-H Fair wildlife project announced

Here are the complete results of the 2017 Huntington County 4-H Fair Wildlife project:

Grade 3-5, Level 1

Eli Ramp, champion, blue ribbon.

Chloe Couch, reserve champion, blue ribbon.

Blue ribbons: Aydon Eppard and Traevor Myers.

Red ribbon: Connor Hoff.

Grade 6-8, Level 2

James Ormiston, champion, blue ribbon.

Maggie Park, reserve champion, blue ribbon.

Grade 9-12, Level 3

Wilson Whicker, champion, blue ribbon.

4-H weeds winner

The result of the 4-H Weed Identification and Control project has been announced:

Division 1

Nathaniel Alwine, champion, blue ribbon.

4-H horse and pony poster

Here are the complete results of the 2017 Huntington County 4-H Fair Horse and Pony Poster project:

Alivia Inks, champion, blue ribbon.

Peyton Sell, reserve champion, blue ribbon.

Phoenix Bruce and Saij Hildebrandt, blue ribbons.

4-H weather winners

Here are the complete results of the 2017 Huntington County 4-H Fair Weather and Climate Science project:

Grade 3-5, Level 1

Eli Ramp, champion, blue ribbon.

Grade 9-12,
Independent study
advanced topic

Jessica Hartmus, champion, blue ribbon.

Winners in forestry judging

The results of the 4-H forestry projects judging have been announced.

They are:

Grades 3-5

Blue ribbons: Nathaniel Alwine, champion; Luke Runyan, reserve champion; Katelyn Bryant, Jackson Hughes and Peyton Lauer.

White ribbon: Megan Lickey.

Grades 6-8

Blue ribbons: Rachel Bryant, champion, and Alyssa Fulton, reserve champion.

Grades 9-12

Blue ribbons: Justin Jamison, champion, and Audrey Bischoff, with merit.

Four-H’ers bring all kinds of poultry to fairgrounds for 2017 competition

The 2017 Huntington County 4-H Poultry Show was held on Saturday, July 22, at the Huntington County Fairgrounds.

Complete results are:

BROILERS

Marissa Trout, grand champion broiler.

Brent Krieger, reserve grand champion broiler.

Lightweight broiler — Gracie Lauer, champion; Hayden Beard, reserve champion.

Middleweight broiler — Marissa Trout, champion; Michael Moehring, reserve champion.

Heavyweight — Brent Krieger, champion; Larissa Johnson, reserve champion.

Rice, Brubaker take GC spots at 4-H swine show

The results of the 4-H swine show have been announced.

They are:

SHOWMANSHIP

Dalaney Vickrey, master showman.

First year

Ceaten Brubaker, champion. Jonathan McMillan, reserve champion.

Junior

Jaima Vigar, champion. Quintenn Vigar, reserve champion.

Intermediate

Lucas Trickle, champion. Evan Rice, reserve champion.

Senior

Gabrielle Line, champion. Clayton Johnson, reserve champion.
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BARROWS

Suchcicki and Poe are best in small animals

Here are the complete results of the 2017 Huntington County 4-H Fair small animal project:

Grades 3-5

Shaylyn Suchcicki, champion, blue ribbon.

Grades 6-8

Ashton Hosler, champion, blue ribbon.

Merisa Walter, reserve champion, blue ribbon.

Grades 9-12

Kelsea Poe, champion, blue ribbon.

2 Atkinsons and Lauer win champ titles in poultry poster project

Here are the complete results of the poster portion of the 2017 Huntington County 4-H Fair poultry poster project:

Grade 3-5, Level 1

Poster

Samantha Atkinson, champion, blue ribbon.
Henry Landrigan, reserve champion, blue ribbon.

Blue ribbons: John Paul Landrigan and Gracie Lauer.

Grade 6-8, Level 2

Poster

Stephanie Atkinson, champion, blue ribbon.

Science display

No champion.

Megan Stephan, reserve champion, blue ribbon.

Award many blue ribbons as 4-H’ers light it up with their electric projects

The results of the 4-H electric projects judging have been announced.

They are:

Division 1

Blue ribbons: Dalton Husband, champion; Hudson Follis, reserve champion; Isaac Conwell, with merit; Peyton Blair, Keaton Jones, McKenna Landrum, Jonathan McMillan, Levi Smelser and Blake Stucky.

Red ribbons: Cooper Campbell, Anna Clampitt, Ross Cuttriss, Cohen Endsley, Jackson Holzinger, Victor Mondragon, Isaac Pflieger, Eli Ramp, Colton Reffitt and Layla Tibbs.

Division 2

Pair of McMillans, Briggs are champions in soil and water project

Here are the complete results of the 2017 Huntington County 4-H Fair soil and water science project:

Grade 3-5, Level 1

Jonathan McMillan, champion, blue ribbon.

Blue merit ribbon: Chloe Couch.

Grade 6-8, Level 2

Mathew McMillan, champion, blue ribbon.

Grade 9-12, Level 3

Brandon Briggs, champion, blue ribbon.

Many take home titles from pair of rabbit shows at fair

The results of the 4-H rabbit breed show and meat show have been announced.

BREED SHOW

Gracie Fields took best in show with her black junior silver marten doe.

Additional results are:

Jersey Wooly

Penelope Harrell, best of breed.

Emma Hollman, best opposite sex.

Blue ribbons: Tremar Clore (2), Gavin Covey (2), Madeline Rubrake, Tyler Stephan and Lauren Jackson.

White ribbon: Tremar Clore.

Mini Lop

Cole Langston, best of breed.

Eryn Dolby, best opposite sex.

Sullivan is champion of beef poster judging

The results of the 4-H beef poster judging have been announced.

They are:

Blue ribbons: Hunter Sullivan, champion, and Peyton Sell, reserve champion.

Judge names cake decorating masters

The results of the 4-H cake decorating judging have been announced.

They are:

Beginner Grades 3-5

Blue ribbons: Gracie Fields, champion; Ga-brielle Hudson, reserve champion; Anna Clampitt, Chloe Couch, McKenna Landrum and Kylee Nevius, all with merit; Samantha Atkinson, Audrey Bledsoe, Samantha Carroll, Amelia Glosson, Isabelle Harlan, Josephine Hudson, Emma Kelsey, Mia Kline, RayLynn Marshall, Carly Mattox, Hadley Parsons, Molly Ross, Quinn Scheiber, Campbell Sloan, Shaylyn Suchcicki, Luci Vickrey and Chloe White.

Covey is champ at bicycle judging

The results of the 4-H bicycle project judging have been announced.

They are:

Grades 6-8

Blue ribbon: Benjamin Covey, champion.

Hunnicutt, Bowman and Endsley wind up with top honors from 4-H starter calf show July 26

The results of the 4-H starter calf show have been announced.

They are:

SHOWMANSHIP

Sarah Hunnicutt, master showman.

First Year

Dalton Husband, champion. Reece Boxell, reserve champion.

Junior

Madison Knight, champion. Phoebe Landrum, reserve champion.

Intermediate

Tyson Thompson, champion. Audrie Bowman, reserve champion.

Senior

Riley Richardson, champion. Karlee Hacker, reserve champion.

Championships spread around at 4-H goat show competition

The results of the 4-H goat show have been announced.

They are:

SHOWMANSHIP

Master

Jada Johnson, champion.

Senior

Jada Johnson, champion; Jami Norwood, reserve champion.

Intermediate

Aaron Amick, champion; Mara Hendryx, reserve champion.

Junior

Alexis Leidig, champion. Austin Amick, reserve champion.

First Year

Gabriella Betterly, champion. Laura Lochner, reserve champion.

Husband, Clanin, Keiffer are best at 4-H recycling project

Here are the complete results of the 2017 Huntington County 4-H Fair recycling project:

Grades 3-5

Dalton Husband, champion, blue ribbon with merit.

Carter Zezula, reserve champion, blue ribbon with merit.

Blue ribbon with merit: Levi Shane.

Blue ribbons: Kayda Newman, Gwyneth Penrod and Eli Ramp.

Red ribbon: Shaylyn Suchcicki.

Grades 6-8

Lily Clanin, champion, blue ribbon with merit.

Kole Keiffer, reserve champion, blue ribbon with merit.

Judges announce many champions at 4-H beef show on Tuesday, July 25

The results of the 4-H beef show have been announced.

They are:

SHOWMANSHIP

Master showman: Sarah Hunnicutt.

1st Year

Lainey Thompson, champion. Cole Langston, reserve champion.

Junior
Seth Gilbert, champion. Ethan Stephan, reserve champion.

Intermediate

Aidan Raab, champion. Tyson Thompson, reserve champion.

Senior

Kaitlyn Stephan, champion. Victoria Keiffer, reserve champion.

HEIFER SHOW

Miller and Buckland are tops at 4-H sheep show competition

The results of the 4-H sheep show have been announced.
Dylan Miller had the grand champion ewe, and Kenyon Buckland showed the reserve grand champion ewe.

Blake Stucky entered the champion pen of two ewes.

Complete results are:

COMMERCIAL EWE LAMB

Dylan Miller, grand champion ewe, champion commercial ewe.

Kenyon Buckland, reserve grand champion ewe, reserve champion commercial ewe.

Blake Stucky, champion pen of two ewes.

Mason Miller, champion commercial yearling ewe.

Home grown produce and herbs earn ribbons for many local 4-H gardeners

The results of the 4-H jumbo garden judging have been announced.

They are:

PUMPKIN/SQUASH

Blue ribbons: Ceaten Brubaker, champion; Kaitlin Aughinbaugh, reserve champion; Audrey Bischoff, Eli Ernst, Andrew Freck, Seth Gilbert, Jase Gunn, Mara Hendryx, MacKenzie LaCroix, Matthew McMillan, Evan Meyer, Jennifer Meyer, Brendon Ramp, Eli Ramp, Zachary Ramp, Lily Rubrake, Addison Strine and Kinsey Strine.

Red ribbons: Emma Eller, Cori Heffelfinger and Alivia Inks.

CABBAGE

Remembering a friend


Photo by Cindy Klepper.

Cindy Blocker (front, center), a member of the Huntington County Extension Board, presents the 2017 Friend of Extension Award to Donna Jo Tyner (front row, right) in honor of Tyner’s late husband, John Tyner. With them are Tyner’s daughter and sons, (from left) Wade Tyner, Holly Landrum and Matt Tyner. The presentation was made Monday, July 24, at the Huntington County Fairgrounds.

Top 4-H’ers


Photo by Cindy Klepper.

Michael Winters (left) and Kaitlin Aughinbaugh received the 4-H Tenure Awards for 2017 Monday evening, July 24, at the Huntington County Fairgrounds. The awards are given each year to two 4-H’ers who were top achievers during their 10-year 4-H careers.

Announce child development champions

The results of the 4-H child development project judging have been announced.

They are:

Grades 3-4, Level A
Blue ribbon: Addison Strine, champion.

Grades 5-6, Level B
Blue ribbons: Katelyn McMillan, champion, Madison Houser and Shaylynn Suchcicki, reserve champions; Gracie Fields and Kinsey Strine, both with merit.

Red ribbon: Ashtin Mounsey.

Four come up smelling like roses with their floriculture projects

The results of the 4-H floriculture projects judging have been announced.

They are:

Grades 3-4
Blue ribbons: Hannah Haupert, champion; Hattie Landrum, reserve champion; and Jalee Bowers.

Grades 5-6
Blue ribbons: Phoebe Landrum, champion, and Brooke Hall, reserve champion, mixed planter; Chloe White, champion, house plant; Keller Whicker, champion, pos-ter; Emma Hosier and Kinsey Strine.

Many winners impress judges with various 4-H foods projects

The results of the 4-H foods projects judging have been announced.

They are:

BAKED FOODS
Grade 3: Baked Cookies

Blue ribbons: Addison Strine, champion; Laurel Bradford, reserve champion; Keira Boothman, Hailey Pursifull and Jake Stevens, all with merit; Addisyn Clift, Dalton Husband, John Paul Landrigan, Emily Perdue and Eli Ramp.

Red ribbons: Mackenzie Brown, Anna Clampitt, Lillian Craig, Hudson Follis, Hattie Landrum and Lily Rubrake.

Grade 4: Baked
Muffin

McGauhey and Forsythe are champs in 4-H computers project

The results of the 4-H computer projects judging have been announced.

They are:

Grades 6-8, Level 2

Blue ribbon: Cade McGaughey, champion.

Grades 9-12, Level 3

Blue ribbons: Alexandra Forsythe, champion, and Montana Phillips.

Landrigan and Grove are best in 4-H aquatic science project

The results of the 4-H aquatic science project judging have been announced.

They are:

First Year

Blue ribbons: John Paul Landrigan, champion; Kendra Killen, reserve champion; and Jarrod Sprinkle.

Division 2 and above

Blue ribbons: Hannah Grove, champion; Mac-Kenzie LaCroix, reserve champion; Freeman LaCroix and Henry Landrigan, both with merit; Megan Karst, Aiden Lindsey, Kelsea Poe, Rylie Shipbaugh and Jacob Sprinkle.

Name four personality champions

Here are the complete results of the 2017 Huntington County 4-H Fair Personality project:

Grade 3-4, Level A

Audrey Bledsoe, champion, blue ribbon.

Alivia Hernandez, reserve champion, blue ribbon.

Grade 5-6, Level B

Gracie Lauer, champion, blue ribbon.

Keller Whicker, reserve champion, blue ribbon.

Grade 7-9, Level C

No champion.

Blue ribbons: Gavin Covey and Jessica Hernandez.

Grade 10-12, Level D

Kennidy Lauer, champion, blue ribbon.

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