Posts With Keyword ‘4-H’

4-H, FFA Members Prepping Projects

Posted: Saturday, January 14th, 2012 at 6:22 am

The Marion County Fair is still about six months away, but 4-H and FFA members are already prepping their projects across the county.

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Local 4-Hers Compete in their Annual Basketball Tournament

Posted: Tuesday, April 5th, 2011 at 6:22 am

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Twenty-nine local teams participated in the annual Marion County 4-H basketball tournament in Melcher-Dallas earlier this month.

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4-H Grows Kids

Posted: Wednesday, March 30th, 2011 at 9:33 am

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In the eighth part of a ten part In Depth program on agriculture in Marion County, Dr. Bob Leonard discusses the role 4-H plays in the lives of children in the county with Mindy Kephart, County Youth Coordinator with the ISU Extension Service for Marion County.

Marion County Teen Participates in 4-H Recognition Day

Posted: Tuesday, September 21st, 2010 at 6:24 am

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One Marion County 4-H member participated in the annual 4-H recognition day in Ames recently.

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Pleasantville 4-H Member Receives Juergens Scholarship

Posted: Thursday, September 16th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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A Pleasantville 4-H member has been awarded with a $1,500 scholarship to help further her education.

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Forty Marion County 4-Hers Will Bring Livestock to the State Fair

Posted: Saturday, August 7th, 2010 at 6:26 am

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A large number Marion County 4-H members will be exhibiting livestock at this year’s Iowa State Fair later this month.

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53 Marion County Exhibits Advance to the Iowa State Fair

Posted: Wednesday, July 28th, 2010 at 6:22 am

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A total of 1,135 exhibits were entered in this year’s Marion County Fair and 53 top entries will represent the county at the Iowa State Fair next month.

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Many Events Planned for Day Two of the Marion County Fair

Posted: Saturday, July 17th, 2010 at 6:30 am

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Saturday is another jam packed day of fun at the Marion County Fair. 

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Pre-Fair Warm-Up for Area 4-H Clubs Today in Pella

Posted: Saturday, June 12th, 2010 at 6:27 am

Members of 4-H groups from the Marion County area are invited to take part in a “practice-run” event of sorts to help them prepare for this summer’s county fair.

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Ground Breaking for Marion County Walk of Pride

Posted: Tuesday, April 6th, 2010 at 6:20 am

Marion County 4-H members, their family and supporters broke ground this morning for a new walkway near Dyer-Hudson Hall.

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78 Recognized At 4-H Banquet

Posted: Wednesday, November 18th, 2009 at 6:20 am

The Annual Marion County 4-H Recognition Banquet Saturday recognized 78 people at the Crossroads Hall in Knoxville.

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National 4-H Week Sees Recruitment Push For County

Posted: Tuesday, October 6th, 2009 at 6:24 am

4-H Week in Iowa runs through Saturday, and Marion County’s Youth Coordinator says it’s a big recruitment push for the organization.

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Marion County Woman to be Inducted into 4-H Hall of Fame

Posted: Friday, August 14th, 2009 at 8:21 am

Geneva Harrison of Marion County will be inducted into the 2009 Iowa 4-H Hall of Fame during a ceremony at the 4-H Exhibits Building August 23rd at the Iowa State Fair.

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Marion County 4-Hers Well-Represented at State Fair

Posted: Friday, August 7th, 2009 at 5:58 am

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45 Marion County 4-H members will represent the county at this year’s Iowa State Fair August 13th through the 23rd.

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