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815 North Orlando Smith Road
Room C223
Oglesby, IL 61348
Phone: 815- 224-0889
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850 Thompson St,
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Princeton, IL 61356
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FAX: 815-875-2870
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1689 North 31st Road,
Suite 2
Ottawa, IL 61350
Phone: 815-433-0707
FAX: 815-433-5454
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Marshall-Putnam County
509 Front Street,
Suite 4
Henry, IL 61537
Phone: 309-364-2356
FAX: 309-364-2804
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News Release

Bureau County 4-H members shine at Illinois State Fair

Date: 8/15/18
Release Date:  Immediately
Phone: 815-875-2878       

UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS EXTENSION – Bureau, LaSalle, Marshall, Putnam Unit


Bureau County 4-H members shine at Illinois State Fair


Award-winning 4-H members recently displayed their general project work Saturday, August 11th at the Illinois State Fair. Listed below are Bureau County 4-H members receiving recognition in their state qualifying project area.


Katy Beaber                         Scrapbooking – Intermediate
Jessica Carlson                     Photography 3
Thomas Molln                      Outdoor Adventures 1-3
Rachelle Newberry           Photography 2
Emma Nicoli                         Photography 1
Haven Pierson                     Nature
Anastasia Sondgeroth      Model Rocketry
Ella Thacker                          Veterinary Science

Award of Excellence

Johnathon Allen                 Vegetable Display
Reese Aukes                        Animal Science
Ryley Aukes                          Woodworking 2
Natalie Edlefson                 Floriculture C
Josie Edlefson                      STEAM Clothing 2 – Sewn Clothing
Natasha Faber                     Heritage Arts
Kendall Forth                       Model Rocketry
Chloe Hicks                           Forests of Fun 1
MacKenzye Hodge            Model Rocketry
Jadeyn Klingenberg           Design Decisions – Beginning
Hayden Lewis                      Metal
Jayde Lewis                          Animal Science
Delaney Mallery                 Floriculture C
Jack May                                Food Preservation
Summer McCarty               Glass/Plastic
Caitlin Meyer                       4-H Cooking 101
Gracie Miller                        Vegetable Gardening Display
Blake Miller                          Photography 1
Lily Pickard                            Woodworking 1
Nash Piper                            Tractor A
Luke Schultz                         Welding
Dreyden Sheaves               3-D Design/Mixed Media
Katie Smith                           STEAM Clothing 3 – Sewn Clothing
Andrew Stamberger         Welding
Leah Stamberger               Chalk/Carbon/Pigment
Kyra Stoller                           Chalk/Carbon/Pigment
Kirra Tiemann                      Shopping in Style: Beginning
Eyan Tiemann                      Build Your Future
Jayden Tiemann                 Animated Video
Katrina Wahl                        Outdoor Adventures 1-3

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