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Main Office (Montgomery County)
#1 Industrial Park Dr.
Hillsboro, IL 62049
Phone: 217-532-3941
FAX: 217-532-3944
Email: uie-cjmm@illinois.edu
Hours: Monday - Friday 8 am to 12 pm, 1 pm to 4:30 pm

Branch Office (Christian County)
1120 N Webster St.
Taylorville, IL 62568
Phone: 217-287-7246
FAX: 217-287-7248
Hours: Monday - Friday 8am to 11:30am, 12:30pm to 4.30pm

Branch Office (Jersey County)
201 W. Exchange St.
Suite A
Jerseyville, IL 62052
Phone: 618-498-2913
FAX: 618-498-5913
Hours: Tuesday & Wednesday 8 am to 12 pm and 1 pm to 4:30 pm and Thursday 8 am to 12 pm

Branch Office (Macoupin County)
#60 Carlinville Plaza
Carlinville, IL 62626
Phone: 217-854-9604
FAX: 217-854-7804
Hours: Monday - Thursday 8 am to 12 pm; 1 pm to 4:30 pm

News Release

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Christian County 4-H Public Presentation Results

Christian County 4-H held its public presentation show Tuesday evening, May 31 at the Christian County Extension office in Taylorville.  Alex Brockamp of the Lads and Lassies 4-H Club won Best of Show, and Maria Brockamp also of the Lads and Lassies 4-H Club received Honorable Mention. Participants advancing to the State Fair include Maria Brockamp, Lads and Lassies, in Formal Speech; David Burns, Tri-County Kids, in Illustrated Speech; and Rebekah Brookens and Natalie Fry, Tri-County Kids, in Oral Interpretation. Kara Brockamp, Lads and Lassies, is the State Fair alternate in Illustrated Speech.

 

Judges for the evening were Miss Christian County Molly Holthaus, and Terri Miller, Publicity and Promotions Specialist with University of Illinois Extension. The following are complete results for the evening.

 

Public Presentations Exhibitor Results by Class

Communications - Formal Speech

 Exhibitor Name                Club Name                         Award   Special Awards                         

Maria Brockamp              Lads and Lassies                   A            State Fair Delegate

 

Communications - Illustrated Speech

 Exhibitor Name                Club Name                       Award   Special Awards                         

Kara Brockamp                 Lads and Lassies               A            State Fair Alternate

David Bruns                       Tri-County Kids                A            State Fair Delegate

Caleb Grover                    New Vision                        A                  

 

Communications - Extempore Speaking

 Exhibitor Name                Club Name                       Award   Special Awards                         

Alex Brockamp                 Lads and Lassies                A            *Not State Fair Eligible*

David Bruns                       Tri-County Kids                A            *Not State Fair Eligible*

Caleb Grover                     New Vision                       B            *Not State Fair Eligible*

 

Communications - Oral Interpretation

 Exhibitor Name                Club Name                     Award   Special Awards                         

Rebekah Brookens            Tri-County Kids                A            State Fair Delegate

Natalie Fry                         Tri-County Kids               A            State Fair Delegate

Cameron Harmon               Lads and Lassies             A            State Fair Alternate

 

For more information about 4-H, please contact Alicia Gullidge, Christian County 4-H Program Coordinator, at the Extension office in Taylorville by phone 217-287-7246, or email at gullidge@illinois.edu, or online at: http://web.extension.illinois.edu/cjmm/christian4h/. 

 

University of Illinois Extension provides equal opportunities in programs and employment. If you need a reasonable accommodation to participate in this program, please contact our office. Universidad de Illinois ofrece igualdad de oportunidades en programas y empleo. Si usted necesita un ajuste razonable para participar en este programa, por favor póngase en contacto con nuestra oficina.

 

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Photo: (left to right) Front Row: Kara Brockamp, Maria Brockamp, Rebekah Brookens, Natalie Fry Back Row: Miss Christian County - Molly Holthaus, Alex Brockamp, Cameron Harmon, David Bruns, and Caleb Grover.

Local Contact: Alicia Gullidge, Program Coordinator, 4-H and Youth Development, gullidge@illinois.edu