Congratulations to Speaking Contest State Qualifiers

On Tuesday, June 19th, 15 youth participated in our county Demonstration and Illustrated Talk competition and two youth competed in the Health and Safety speaking contest. During the evening, we learned about funeral procession laws and etiquette, human trafficking, hedgehogs, cupcakes and more! All participants received a certificate and $10.00 Wal-Mart gift for their hard work and and achievements. Gift cards were graciously provided by the Muskingum County 4-H Committee.

The following youth were selected to represent Muskingum County at the Ohio State Fair in Demonstration and Illustrated Talks:

Junior Division – Individual
Braylie Burkey Horse Training
Dalton Cooper Roadrunners
Addison Derry The Best Companion
Intermediate Division – Individual
Alyssa Derry The Fascinating World of Science
Senior Division – Individual
Rachel Hampp Hazel the Hedgehog
Senior Division – Team
Logan and Samantha Mozena The Flag

The following youth were selected to represent Muskingum County at the Area III Health and Safety Public Speaking Competition on July 6, 2018 at the Nationwide and Farm Bureau Ohio 4-H Center:

Junior Division – Individual
Spencer Shook Kayak Safety

Congratulations to all our contest participants and state representations! A special thank you goes out to our judges for taking time out of their evening to evaluate our speakers and help us make the best speeches, better! We look forward to another great competition next year!