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2012 Jefferson County- Mark Goehring

Posted on 07/24/2012 at 10:59 AM
Mark’s involvement with 4-H began in grade school as a member of the Jefferson County Ceniteers 4-H Club. More recently he judged livestock at the Jefferson County Fair as well as several other Iowa county fairs. He also has judged both Open and 4-H Sheep and Wool classes at the...

2011 Jefferson County - Dennis Thomes

Posted on 08/30/2011 at 1:38 PM
Dennis Thomes spends countless hours helping 4-H members and their families. He is a member of our county fair board as well as being a livestock superintendent. H helped with the 4-H club his children are members of for many years. He is a kind, patient, knowledgeable individual who is...

2010 Jefferson County - Lona Harbison

Posted on 04/21/2011 at 1:18 PM
On behalf of the Jefferson County 4-H and Youth Committee, we have chosen Lona Harbison for the 4-H Hall of Fame 2010. She lives on a farm near Brighton with her husband Jerry. They raise cattle and have raised numerous other animals throughout the years. Their two children were both...

2009 Jefferson County - Korwin Hinshaw

Posted on 04/19/2011 at 1:46 PM
Korwin Hinshaw has been a part of and involved with 4-H in a number of ways for a number of years. His wife is a 4-H leader and his daughters were very active in 4-H. His daughters are now grown and Jefferson County has welcomed a new generation of Hinshaws...

2008 Jefferson County - Doug Johnson

Posted on 04/19/2011 at 10:28 AM
Doug Johnson’s involvement with and contribution to 4-H was widespread and widely felt. Doug was most recently a member and driving force of our county fair board. As a beef superintendent, he helped promote and grow the beef program in Jefferson County. One of his favorite projects was the Bucket/Bottle...

2007 Jefferson County - Leland Stanley

Posted on 04/07/2011 at 1:49 PM
Leland is currently involved with 4-H in a variety of ways. He assists with the Fairfield Clover Kids Club monthly. He helps during the annual Farm Safety Day Camp held during the Jefferson County Fair. Leland also serves as a static exhibits judge for a number of county fairs. During...

2006 Jefferson County - Marvin Larson

Posted on 04/05/2011 at 1:12 PM
Marvin Larson’s involvement in 4-H remains prominent even now that his own kids are no longer involved. For 24 years he has been an active Volunteer 4-H Leader of the Ceniteers 4-H Club. Marvin has served on the Jefferson County Extension Council for the past 9 years where he has...

2005 Jefferson County - Wayne Mitchell

Posted on 03/31/2011 at 2:34 PM
EARLY 4-H EXPERIENCE: • Member of Packwood Trojans for 9 years • Offices held: President & Vice-President • Awards: Jefferson County Beef Award FAMILY: Married to Gwenith Mitchell. Gwenith, as well as their three children, Ryan, Grant and Renae, were 9 year 4-H members who were very active in their...

2004 Jefferson County - Shirley Stanley

Posted on 03/31/2011 at 11:39 AM
Shirley Stanley comes from a three generation 4-H Family! She was a 4-H charter member for 9 years of the 4 Leaf Lassies 4-H Club started by her mother in 1950. Shirley Stanley has been an active 4-H volunteer for over 25 years. Shirley has judged county fairs for 8...

2003 Jefferson County - Mary Smith

Posted on 03/29/2011 at 1:41 PM
Mary Smith was an eight-year 4-Her in Wapello County from 1946-1954. She exhibited in all areas and went to state fair with a 4-H Presentation in 1953. Mary received the Rose Outstanding Girl Award and numerous other county awards. Her mother organized the Dahlonega Do-R-Best 4-H Club that Mary was...

2002 Jefferson County - Juanita Bray

Posted on 03/24/2011 at 1:42 PM
Juanita Bray is part of a 4th generation of 4-H leaders. Her grandmother, her mother, and her eldest daughter have all served as volunteer leaders. When asked about her years of volunteering, Juanita stated, "Most memorable is being able to help young persons who have trouble communicating. Drawing out a...
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