Posted on April 21, 2011 at 1:22 PM by Global Reach
Longtime Jackson County resident, Connie Jo Weirup has been involved with 4-H since she was a young girl. Connie, who was a member of the Andrew Future Farmerettes and the Andrew Future Farmers did well with her projects at the county and state level. She participated at the State Convention and attended an exchange trip to North Carolina.
Connie, who recently retired from Andrew Community School District as the Kindergarten teacher has also been a leader for the Andrew Achievers for the same length of time. She is also a leader of the Andrew Clover Kids and volunteers at many county activities such as the 4-H Project Fair, a judges assistant, and a member of the Clothing Committee and past member of the Presentation Committee. Connie is also an active 4-H Judge. Connie and husband Jim, have two children who are also active in the 4-H Program. Jackson County is thankful to have Connie be part of the 4-H Program and hope she will continue.