Archive for Thursday, March 31, 2005

4-H’ers compete at Regional Day

March 31, 2005

Members of the Leavenworth County 4-H program competed in various contests at the Regional 4-H Day in March. The contestants were selected from county competition in February.

The youths competed for awards with 4-H members from six other northeast Kansas counties.

The results from regional competition are as follows:

Model Meeting: Happy Hollow 4-H Club, blue.

Project Talks: Austin Wiley, Leavenworth, blue; David Campbell, Leavenworth, red.

Junior Demonstration: John Ernzen, Easton, and Andrew Heim, Leavenworth, purple; Matthew Briggs, Leavenworth, blue.

Senior Demonstration: Audrey Knapp, Bonner Springs, purple; Kelly Yunghans, Leavenworth, blue.

Public Speaking: Jason Miles, Lawrence, blue; Nicole Allen, Tonganoxie, blue.

Chorus: Reno Bobwhites 4-H Club, purple.

Vocal Solo: Jason Miles, Lawrence, purple.

Instrumental Solo: Morgan Warren, Fort Leavenworth, blue.

Piano Solo: Vanessa Redford, Leavenworth, purple.

Small Group Dance: Vanessa and Malorie Redford, both of Leavenworth, red.

Readings: Kayla Lansing, Leavenworth, blue.

Creative Drama: Ben, Jacob and Stephanie Reynolds, all of Tonganoxie, red.

Other Talent: Anna Buddish, Leavenworth, blue.

- Beth Hecht is the extension agent for 4-H Youth Development at K-State Research & Extension, Leavenworth County. She can be reached at (913) 250-2300 or e-mailed at


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