OHIO VALLEY — Three outstanding Meigs County 4-H members received awards from the the Gallia, Jackson, Meigs, Vinton (GJMV) Solid Waste Management District during the 2015 Meigs County Fair.
The district sponsored the awards for Achievement Records, which were based on comprehensive activities and experiences in the recipients 4-H clubs as well as in their respective communities.
The awards were presented by the district to Taylor Parker, Laura Pullins and Gage Smith. Taylor and Pullins are members of the Meigs County Better Livestock Club and both began their junior year at Eastern High School this week.
Smith, a member of the Leading Green 4-H club, graduated from Southern Local High School and is beginning his freshman year at The Ohio State University. He was also chosen as the 2015 Meigs County Fair king. To fulfill his obligations, Smith chose to postpone his scheduled arrival at OSU and planned to catch up with his classmates a day later than scheduled.
“The district was proud to be a sponsor of the Achievement Records,” Terri B. Marchi, executive director of GJMV said. “We wish to congratulate the recipients.”
Contact Lorna Hart at 740-992-2155 Ext. 2551