Iowa County 4-H’ers recognized at the 2022 Awards Program

Ag & Natural Resources Award: Intermediate – David Harvey; Senior – Katie Kruse; Senior—Emma Peters

Citizenship Award: Senior – Tyson Mohr; Advanced – Chandler McKibben; Junior—Carter Atkinson

Family and Consumer Sciences Award: Junior – Jenna Harvey; Junior—Clara Gingerich; Senior—Emma Oberg; Senior – Nesse Tuttle (not pictured); Intermediate – Caleb Jensen (not pictured)

Leadership Award: Senior—Alannah McKibben; Advanced – Charlie Landuyt (not pictured)

Cattle Price: Senior – Maddie Koehn; Intermediate – Jessica Meyer; Junior—Cheyanne Meyer; Junior – Carly Axmear (not pictured); Senior – Owen Axmear (not pictured)

Science, Mechanics and Engineering Awards: Senior – Calvin Seeman; Intermediate – Cooper Bott; Junior—Evan Koehn

Junior and Intermediate Outstanding 1st Year Awards: Back Row, Elery Hinrichsen, Lucy Smith, Carter Atkinson, Cheyanne Meyer, Olivia Von Ahsen; front row, Ellie Matthes, Sadie Ganger, Jenna Harvey

Club Leader Awards: 5 years, Cassie Bott; 1 year, Sarah Smith

The 2022 Iowa County Awards Program was held on Sunday, November 13 at Koru Berry Farm, Homestead. The following awards have been presented and groups honored. (All photos are by Bethany Gorsch.)

Outstanding awards for the first year

Junior: Bailey Yoss, Intersection 4-H; Roarie Christner, Fairfiew Zippers; Tenley Heitman, Ellie Matthes, Lane Meyer, Olivia Von Ahsen, Hilton Happy Hustlers; James Flemming, Cheyanne Meyer, Hilton Willing Workers; Aela Gingerich, Sadie Ganger, Jenna Harvey, Parnell Peppers; Carter Atkinson, Rhielle Hansen, Lucy Smith, Trailblazers 4-H Club; Intermediate: Elery Hinrichsen, Hilton Willing Workers

Club Community Service Awards

Fairview Zippers, Trailblazers 4-H Club, Hilton Willing Workers, Williamsburg 4-Leaf Clovers, Parnell Peppers

Iowa County 4-H Project Awards

4-H Citizen Price: top junior, Carter Atkinson, Trailblazers 4-H Club; Top Intermediate, Chandler McKibben, Fairview Zippers; Top Senior, Tyson Mohr, Trailblazers 4-H Club

4-H Guide Price: Top Intermediate, Charlie Landuyt, Trailblazers 4-H Club; Top senior, Alannah McKibben, Fairview Zippers

Family and Consumer Science Awards: Top Juniors, Clara Gingerich and Jenna Harvey, Parnell Peppers; Top Intermediate, Caleb Jensen, Parnell Peppers; Top Seniors, Nesse Tuttle, Marengo Motivators and Emma Oberg, Hilton Willing Workers.

Agriculture and Natural Resources Awards: Top Intermediate, David Harvey, Parnell Peppers; Top Seniors, Emma Peters and Katie Kruse, Parnell Peppers

Science, Mechanics and Engineering Awards: Top Junior, Evan Koehn, Crossroads 4-H; Top Intermediate, Cooper Bott, Hilton Willing Workers; Top Senior, Calvin Seeman, Hilton Willing Workers

Iowa County 4-H Livestock Awards: Top Juniors, Carly Axmear, Crossroads 4-H, and Cheyanne Meyer, Hilton Willing Workers; Top Intermediate, Jessica Meyer, Hilton Willing Workers; Top Senior, Maddie Koehn and Owen Axmear, Crossroads 4-H

2022-23 Iowa County Youth Council

Abbie Gahring, Abby Sparrowgrove, Alannah McKibben, Ashlyn Schultz, Avary Helmrichs, Baxter Koons, Brielle Brenneman, Cady Campbell, Cooper Bott, Clara Sinclair, Eleanor Sinclair, Elery Hinrichsen, Emma Malloy, Emma Peters, Erica Driscoll, Erin Driscoll, Hannah Gross , Hayden Wade, Jacob Malloy, Jaisel Bott, John Eichhorn, Kathryn Kilgard, Katie Kruse, Marcus West, Mari Stevenson, Megan Schnebbe, Nesse Tuttle, Tyson Mohr

Leader Recognition

One year, Sarah Smith, Trailblazers 4-H Club; five years Landon Wade, Hilton Happy Hustlers; Cassie Bott, Hilton Employees; 10 years, Kyle and Veronica Heitman, Pilot 4-Hers; 15 years, Wendy Hagen, Hilton Willing Workers

Iowa County 4-H Committee

Bethany Gorsch, Amy Harrison, Kathy Jones, Sheryl Kokesh, Aaron Meyer, Martha Meyer, Phil Widmer, Janelle Roberts

Iowa County Extension Council

Scott Axmear, Chad Sickles, Marcia Kilgard, Martha Meyer, Brent Ness, Randy Osweiler, Justin Sayers, Sean Wetjen, Jim Yenter

Iowa County 4-H Foundation

Colleen Conrad, Mary Veatch, Kathy Jones, Nancy Welsh, Jennifer Ness, Angie Widmer, AJ Schnebbe, Mellissa Zuber

(Photos and additional awards were printed in the November 23 issue. The final photos and awards will appear in the December 7 issue.)

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