Posted on March 31, 2011 at 12:27 PM by Global Reach
Lucille Wiges, a life-long Audubon County resident, received the 1996 Audubon County Farm Bureau Distinguished Service to Agriculture award. Wiges was also presented the Governors Volunteer Award by Governor Vilsack in 2003.
Community service has kept Wiges busy her entire life, whether it be with church, area youth or wherever the community has needed her. Her list of community activities include: service to her church, 4-H leader of the Hamlin Cheer Ups, Superintendent of the Food Sale during Static Judging at County Fair, member of the 4-H Youth Committee, helped showcase ISU Extension booth at County Fair, judges helper, and planning committee of Iowa 4-H 100 years celebration. Lucille’s children and grandchildren were active members of the Audubon County 4-H program.