Lincoln County 4-H members recently participated in the 4-H Fashion Revue, Appropriate Dress & Job Readiness Contest, held at the Davenport School gymnasium.
In the contest, members make their own garments according to guidelines furnished by the Lincoln County OSU Extension Service. The purpose of the contest is to display knowledge learned and to carry the knowledge into everyday experiences.
Cloverbuds entering the contest included:
• Class 1, Casual Wear — Cheyenne Martin, Chandler; Jessi Martin, Chandler; Corine Brown, Chandler; and Caroline Pepper, Chandler.
• Class 4, Professional/Dress Wear — Corine Brown, Chandler.
• Class 5, Formal/Prom/Wedding Party Wear — Jessi Martin, Chandler; and Caroline Pepper, Chandler.
• Class 6, Active Sports Wear — Cheyenne Martin, Chandler; Jessi Martin, Chandler; Corine Brown, Chandler; and Caroline Pepper, Chandler.
Cloverbuds are not judged in competition, but they receive participation ribbons.
Results of the Juniors competition were:
• Class 1, Casual Wear — Courtney Coulson, Wellston 4-H, first place; and Wade South, Davenport 4-H, second place. Others receiving blue ribbons were Zoe Mayes, Chandler 4-H; Kaycee Soderstrom, Wellston 4-H; Chelsea Coulson, Wellston 4-H; and Jake Short, Prague 4-H.
• Class 2, Snappy Casual — Courtney Coulson, first place; and Jake Short, Prague 4-H, second place. Others receiving blue ribbons were Wade South, Davenport 4-H; and Zoe Mayes, Chandler 4-H.
• Class 3, Casual Western Wear — Chelsea Coulson, Wellston 4-H, first place; and Jacob Sestak, Prague 4-H, second place. Others receiving blue ribbons were Wade South, Davenport 4-H; Jeffrey Terronez, Davenport 4-H; and Jarrod Sestak, Prague 4-H.
• Class 4, Professional/Dress Wear — Jarrod Sestak, Prague 4-H, first place and junior grand champion; and Kaycee Soderstrom, Wellston 4-H, second place. Jeffrey Terronez, Davenport 4-H, also received a blue ribbon.
• Class 5, Formal/Prom/Wedding Party Wear — Courtney Coulson, Wellston 4-H, reserve junior champion and first place.
• Class 6, Active Sports Wear — Jeffrey Terronez, Davenport 4-H, first place.
Results of the Seniors competition were:
• Class 1, Casual Wear —  Elizabeth Grim, Chandler 4-H, first place.
• Class 2, Snappy Casual — Adam Welch, Wellston 4-H, senior grand champion and first place; and Mari Grim, Chandler 4-H, second place.
• Class 4, Professional/Dress Wear — Mari Grim, Chandler 4-H, reserve senior champion and first place.
• Class 5, Formal/Prom/Wedding Party Wear — Adam Welch, Wellston 4-H, first place.
Job Readiness is an individual event which recognizes members who communicate a personal understanding of and the ability to perform specific job requirements. Senior members compete in this event through written materials and a job interview.
Adam Welch, Wellston 4-H, earned the senior grand champion award in the Job Readiness competition, while Mari Grim, Chandler 4-H, earned the reserve senior champion award.