Tuesday, June 28, 2016
1012 C Street  •  Floresville, TX 78114  •  Phone: 830-216-4519  •  Fax: 830-393-3219  • 

WCN Site Search


Preview the Paper Preview the Paper

Preview this week's Paper
A limited number of pages are displayed in this preview.
Preview this Week’s Issue ›
Subscribe Today ›

Lost & Found


VideoFound: Great Pyrenees on CR 124, June 5, young male, not neutered, red banded collar, no tag, black spot on tip of tongue, cannot keep. 830-216-2380.

VideoLost: Lab/Pit, missing evening of Mon., June 6, between 5-8 p.m., from Shannon Ridge Subdivision, Floresville, his name is Buster. Call 210-331-8966 if found.

VideoLost: Yellow Maine Coon named Felix, missing since May 22 from F.M. 536, Floresville. Call if found, 210-365-6305.
More Lost & Found ads ›

Help Wanted

Bail bond agent wanted for Wilson County and surrounding areas, available 24/7, customer service oriented, sales experience preferred. Call Monica, 210-897-8121 from 9-4.
Be skeptical of ads that say you can make lots of money working from the comfort of your home. If this were true, wouldn’t we all be working at home?
More Help Wanted ads ›

Featured Videos





Video Vault ›
You’ve been granted free access to this subscribers only article.

Agriculture Today


4-H Clubs strive ‘to make the best better’


4-H Clubs strive  ‘to make the best better’
Wilson County Judge Marvin Quinney presents Jessica Puente with the Golden Clover Award during the Aug. 11 4-H Achievement Night in Floresville.


E-Mail this Story to a Friend
Print this Story
September 4, 2013
4,908 views
Post a comment

Puente, Welfel among honorees

FLORESVILLE -- As new faces joined the Wilson County AgriLife Extension staff during the annual Wilson County 4-H Achievement Night held Aug. 11, graduating seniors said goodbye to an organization that some had been involved with for years. This year, the event was held in the Floresville Event Center.

Joslyn Kotzur and Bryan Davis were welcomed to the county as agents for 4-H & Youth Development and Agricultural/Natural Resources, respectively.

Kimberly Lanier, Kelli Kolodziej, Colby Shodrock, Liesel Raabe, Jessica Willey, and Jennifer Kruse are among the seniors who were awarded scholarships.

Kudos were given, as well. Jessica Puente was honored with the Golden Clover Award, the highest county 4-H achievement.

Adlai Welfel received the Danforth “I Dare You” Award.

Recognized for their contributions to the 4-H Club were the Friends of the 4-H -- Ben E. Keith Co., Bill Feick, and Jimmy McFadin.

David Keith was recognized as the Outstanding 4-H Leader.

For the complete list of honorees, see “4-H snapshot.”



2013-14 Wilson County 4-H Council Officers

President Kytheranialynn Fambrough-Brown

First Vice President Jessica Puente

Second Vice President Claire Weber

Secretary Megan Amerson

Treasurer Chad Pargmann

Information Officer (Reporter) Gina Colby

Parliamentarian Chase Pargmann

District Delegate Jennifer Skrzycki

County Council Advisors Ivy Lanier and Julie Skrzycki



Wilson County 4-H Clubs

Currently, the Wilson County 4-H program is comprised of 14 clubs -- Bentwood 4-H, Bluebonnet 4-H, County Line 4-H, Eagle Creek 4-H, Freedom Riders 4-H, Labatt 4-H, Post Oak 4-H, Stockdale 4-H, Sunnyside 4-H, Three Oaks 4-H, Tower Lake 4-H, Wood Valley 4-H, the Red, White & Blue 4-H Club, and the Lonestar Horse Club.

For more information or to join any of these groups, call 830-393-7357 or visit http://wilson.agrilife.org/.


4-H snapshot

Golden Clover Award -- Jessica Puente

Danforth “I Dare You” Award --Adlai Welfel

Green Clover Award -- Jason Kolodziej, Jacob Prater, Ethan Campos, and Sharon Halliburton

Gold Star Award -- Kytheranialynn Fambrough-Brown, Jennifer Skrzycki, and Audrey Raabe

Silver Star Award -- Kait Steele, Hunter Skrzycki, Emma Weber, Skylar Roath, and Dillon Kotara

Bronze Star Award -- Ty Pargmann, Brian Lowak, Ashley Scribner, Madelyn Wallace, Haley Kopecki, Michael Campos, Megan Kopecki, and Zachary Hoover

Outstanding 4-H Youth -- Sarah Keith, John Colby Shodrock, and Kimberly Lanier

Outstanding 4-H Leader Award --David Keith

Friends of 4-H -- Ben E. Keith Co., Bill Feick, and Jimmy McFadin

Opportunity Scholarship Awards -- Liesel Raabe, $18,000; Kimberly Lanier, $3,000; Colby Shodrock, $10,000; and Kellie Kolodziej, $10,000

4-H Scholarships -- Kimberly Lanier, $500; Kelli Kolodziej, $500; Colby Shodrock, $500; Liesel Raabe, $500; Jessica Willey, $500; and Jennifer Kruse, $500.
 

Your Opinions and Comments


Be the first to comment on this story!


You must be logged in to post a comment.




Not a subscriber?
Subscriber, but no password?
Forgot password?

Agriculture Today Archives


Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. County committee nomination period begins (June 22, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Hartmann takes the steer by the horns to win state championship (June 22, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. La Vernia FFA wraps up school year with honors, scholarships (June 22, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Livestock Market Reports (June 22, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Root rot knocks out roses (June 22, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. TDA Market Recap (June 22, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Texas Hay Report (June 22, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. A student’s ag-related journey (June 15, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Family Land Heritage news (June 15, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Five dirty truths on agriculture (June 15, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Horseherb galloping through yards (June 15, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Kristin Storey: South Texas queen to compete for national title (June 15, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Livestock Market Reports (June 15, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Miller announces assistance for farmers devastated by floods (June 15, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. No “rain, rain, go away” as precipitation persists (June 15, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Schwartz takes lead as Texas state veterinarian (June 15, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. TDA Market Recap (June 15, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Texas Hay Report (June 15, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Texas Rural Leadership Program (June 15, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. It’s almost rodeo time in Stockdale (June 8, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Livestock Market Reports (June 8, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Save seed pods for next fall (June 8, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. TDA Market Recap (June 8, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Texas Hay Report (June 8, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Big Time Texas Hunts entries now on sale (June 1, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Burbridge leads the way in Buck Taylor roping event (June 1, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Farm Bureau solicits AgLead, FarmLead participants (June 1, 2016)
June 2016 Gardening Calendar (June 1, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Livestock Market Reports (June 1, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Save squash from vine borers (June 1, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. State Farm Bureau testifies on agricultural use valuation (June 1, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. TDA Market Recap (June 1, 2016)
Full article available to Wilson County News subscribers only. Click here to subscribe. Texas Hay Report (June 1, 2016)
Coupons ag-right
Voncille Bielefeld homeHeavenly Touch homeAllstate & McBride RealtyTriple R DC Experts

  Copyright © 2007-2016 Wilson County News. All rights reserved. Web development by Drewa Designs.