Rippey

Washington Winners 4-H Club

 

Receiving the check

 On Oct. 16, 2010 Teresa Hoyle, representing People's Trust and Savings Bank of Rippey, presented the Washington Winners 4-H Club a check for $100 for their community service of providing litter pick up along Hwy 144 by Rippey. Accepting the check are members of the club: Katlynn Gannon, Bryce Hoyle, Eli Muir, Tom Gannon, C. J. Muir, Wes Tipton, Dylan Fouch, Harry Johnston and Sean Kenan.

Feeding the Farmers

Pictured are members of the Washington Winners 4-H Cub, who participated in the "Feeding of the Farmers" on October 2, 2010: Bryce Hoyle, Eli Muir, Sean Kenan, Wes Tipton, Katlynn Gannon, Kane Borgeson, Harry Johnston, Tom Gannon, C. J. Muir, Dylan Fouch and Schyler Bardole.

Pictured are members of the Washington Winners 4-H Cub, who participated in the "Feeding of the Farmers" on October 2, 2010: Bryce Hoyle, Eli Muir, Sean Kenan, Wes Tipton, Katlynn Gannon, Kane Borgeson, Harry Johnston, Tom Gannon, C. J. Muir, Dylan Fouch and Schyler Bardole. On Saturday Oct. 2, 2010, several members of the Washington Winners 4-H Club participated in their annual "Feed the Farmers" community service project. They prepared sack lunches for the farmers and staff at Heartland CO-OP in Rippey, serving approximately 75 lunches. The leaders of the club are Sarah Borgeson and Kelley Muir.


The Washington Winners 4-H Club met for their regular meeting on January 9, 2011. The Washington Winners 4-H Club met Jan. 9 at Breadeaux Pizza in Perry, for its regular meeting. Reminders were given for upcoming dates for beef weigh-in and FSQA. Community service projects for the year will be ditch pick-up and cleaning up the Old Rippey Cemetery. Valentine cookie plates will be distributed to local elderly at the next meeting. It was decided to get hew club T-shirts this year. Ideas and pricing will be discussed next month. Presentations were given by Sean Kenan and Schyler Bardole. Because of last month's bad weather, a pizza party and Christmas gift exchange was held at the end of the meeting. Each member received $2 in quarters for the arcade. Sean Kenan, reporter.


Washington Winners met for their regular meeting, February 13, 2011.

Washington Winners
    The Washington Winners 4-H club held its regular meeting Feb. 13. 2011.  Final decisions were made on the new club T-shirts and orders were taken.  Reminders were given about FSQA, swine weigh-in, the baby-sitting class, and deadlines for junior camp and livestock ID’s.
    It was decided to enter the annual basketball tournament hosted by the Greenbrier club.
    A workshop will be held for any members who would like help with record books.
    Three members gave presentations.  Harrison Johnston told about a recent trip to Bauer Built Manufacturing in Paton.  Kane Borgeson presented his home improvement project of silverware made with deer antlers.  Tom Gannon told about identifying pigs by ear notching.
    After the meeting, 25 Valentine plates were assembled and delivered to local elderly residents.  Sean Kenan, reporter.


The Washington Winners 4-H club held its regular meeting March 6, 2011.
The logo for the new T-shirts was picked. A record book workshop will be held at the Rippey Public Library April 10, at 10 a. m. Materials will be available to help members get started. The club will serve the Lions Club mother-daughter banquet on April 7.
C. J. Muir gave a presentation about selecting bulls for breeding and Dylan Fouch talked about hunters’ safety class.
There will be a guest speaker present at the next meeting. Sean Kenan, reporter


The October meeting of the Washington Winners 4-H club was held Saturday, Oct. 6. 2012. The club met in Rippey and elected officers for the upcoming year. After the business meeting, the club divided into groups to do highway clean-up south of Rippey. The next meeting will be on Sunday, Nov. 4 and will be the family potluck followed by installation of officers.

The November meeting of the Washington Winners 4-H club was held on Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012. The club had the annual potluck and also installed officers. The following officers were installed: president, Sean Kenan; vice president, Eli Muir; treasurer, Bryce Hoyle; secretary, Brandon Hoyle; photographer/reporter, Paige Heaning and Kara Betts; recreation, Wes Tipton.  New 4-H members are: Ashlyn Frederick, Kayla Muir, Lilly Muir, Tyson Blanchfield, Maggie St Clair, Kaleb Hoyle, Kaylee Rankin, and Lanie Fish. New club members are: Cael Fisher, Clint Dennhardt, Kara Betts, and Cole Betts.  The next meeting will be held on Sunday, Dec. 9.
   
    A meeting of the Washington Winners 4-H club was held on Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012. The club met at Shopko in Perry to shop for the Toys for Tots program. After, the club went to the Perry Rec. Center for the Christmas party. The next club meeting will be held on Sunday, Jan. 6.

Reporter, Kara Betts
Photographer, Paige Heaning

New officers
Election of new officers November 4, 2012

new officers ceremony
Swearing in ceremony of new officers November 4, 2012

4-H potluck
Potluck dinner November 4, 2012


The March meeting of the Washington Winners 4-H club was held on Sunday, March 3, 2013. Sean Kenan called the meeting to order.  The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Cole Betts. New Business included discussion on the upcoming Kansas City Intermediate Trip, Sheep and Goat weigh in on May 4th, Producer Heifer Program and Market Lamb Community Barn program.  There will be a Region 12 Livestock Showmanship & Grooming Clinic in April at the Manning Vet Clinic.  The annual Greenbrier Basketball tournament is March 10th. A reminder was given that FSQA training is coming up for anyone exhibiting livestock at the fair. A presentation was given by Cole Betts on Skid Loader Safety. The next meeting will be held on Sunday, April 7th at 6pm.
Submitted by Kara Betts, reporter.

Washington Winner Servers

Servers at the Banquet 


    The April meeting of the Washington Winners 4-H club was held on Sunday, April 7, 2013. Sean Kenan called the meeting to order.  The Pledge of Allegiance was led by Kayla Muir. New Business included that on April 18th there will be a Shooting Sports club meeting at 5pm, animal ID’s need to be done by May 15, a rabbit and poultry meeting will be held Sunday, April 14 at 2pm at the extension office, and that the market lamb community project deadline is April 15th. Presentations were given by Releigh St. Clair, Kirsten St. Clair, Maggie St. Clair, Ashlyn Frederick, Bryce Hoyle, Brandon Hoyle, and Caleb Hoyle. The next meeting will be held on Sunday, May 5th at 6:30pm.
Submitted by Kara Betts, reporter.


The monthly meeting of the Washington Winners 4-H club was held on Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 6:30pm. The meeting was called to order by Eli Muir. Pledge of Allegiance was led by Caleb Hoyle. The 4-H pledge was led by C.J. Muir. New business: Animal ID’s are due May 15th  ONLINE, June 5th is the deadline on t-shirts donated by Home State Bank, and June 17th livestock entries are due to the extension office, forms are available there. Presentations were given by: Clint Denhardt on Football, Lanie Fish on Progeria, C.J. Muir on Making Mini Pizzas, Kayla Muir on How to Make Lemonade, and Tyson Blanchfield on Rules of Soccer. The next meeting will be June 9th at 6:30.  Submitted by Kara Betts, reporter.