Batesville Herald Tribune, Batesville, Indiana

July 12, 2013

Franklin County 4-H'ers reach milestone


The Batesville Herald-Tribune

---- — Twenty-three Franklin County 4-H’ers have achieved the milestone of becoming 10-year members:

Cailyn Abernathy

Parents: Steve and Regan Abernathy

School: 2013 Talawanda High School graduate

4-H club: Horse and Pony Mustangers 4-H Club

Favorite projects: Horse and pony, rabbits, basketry, pets and Junior Leaders

Future plans: To attend Miami Hamilton to study accounting and horse training

Renee Brehm

Parents: Jeff and Rosa Brehm

School: 2013 homeschool graduate

4-H club: Rockdale Ranchers 4-H Club

Favorite projects: Shooting sports - shotgun, swine, recycling and heritage and architecture

Future plans: To attend Midwest Culinary Institute at Cincinnati State and own a restaurant in Mount Carmel

Kaylee Buckler

Parents: Ron and Kim Buckler

School: 2013 Union County High School graduate

4-H club: Whitcomb Boosters 4-H Club

Favorite projects: Scrapbooking, swine, rabbits, poultry and microwave foods

Future plans: To attend Ivy Tech Community College and study early childhood education

Matthew Cox

Parents: Curt and Sandra Cox

School: 2013 Franklin County High School graduate

4-H club: Brookville Lakers 4-H Club

Favorite projects: Pottery and photography

Future plans: To attend Indiana University East to major in history and minor in psychology and music

Ellen Goins

Parents: Jon and Jean Goins

School: 2013 Franklin County High School graduate

4-H club: East Franklin Flyers 4-H Club

Favorite projects: Scrapbooking, foods and basketry

Future plans: To attend the College of Mount St. Joseph to study nursing

Tali Hunt

Parents: Tracy and Janie Hunt

School: 2013 Franklin County High School graduate

4-H club: Whitcomb Boosters 4-H Club

Favorite project: Basketry

Future plans: To attend Miami University to study journalism

Aaron Kaiser

Parents: Paul and Roseanne Kaiser

School: 2013 Franklin County High School graduate

4-H club: East Franklin Flyers 4-H Club

Favorite projects: Pencil fine arts, swine and ceramics

Future plans: To attend Purdue University to study computer engineering

Jamie Kerr

Parents: Jon and Lynn Kerr

School: 2013 Franklin County High School graduate

4-H club: East Franklin Flyers 4-H Club

Favorite projects: Swine, sheep and cake decorating

Future plans: To attend the College of Mount St. Joseph to study nursing

Katie McIntyre

Parents: Jeff and Tenia McIntyre

School: 2013 Franklin County High School graduate

4-H club: Blooming Grove Tigers 4-H Club

Favorite projects: Photography and basketry

Future plans: To attend college

Logan Meier

Parents: Joe and Sharon Meier

School: 2013 Franklin County High School graduate

4-H club: Brookville Lakers 4-H Club

Favorite projects: Woodworking and collections

Future plans: To continue working as a machinist at Clippard Instrument Laboratory

Luke Meyer

Parents: Eugene and Karen Meyer

School: 2013 Franklin County High School graduate

4-H club: Whitcomb Boosters 4-H Club

Favorite projects: Model building, corn and swine

Future plans: To attend Indiana University to study optometry

Melody Montag

Parents: Jeff and Robin Montag

School: 2013 Franklin County High School graduate

4-H club: Highland Hoosiers 4-H Club

Favorite project: Photography

Future plans: To attend Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, major in biology and become a pediatric nurse

Wyatt Murray

Parents: Dwayne and Holly Murray

School: 2013 Franklin County High School graduate

4-H club: Whitcomb Boosters 4-H Club

Favorite projects: Aerospace and talent

Future plans: To attend Northern Kentucky University to study pre-med biochemistry, go to medical school and live as a medical missionary

Hunter Nobbe

Parents: Brian and Stacey Nobbe

School: 2013 Franklin County High School graduate

4-H club: Brookville Lakers 4-H Club

Favorite projects: Photography, basketry and pottery

Future plans: To attend Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis to study business management and international business and work in the automotive industry with General Motors, Chrysler or Ford

Joshua Sampson

Parents: David and Gayle Sampson

School: 2013 Franklin County High School graduate

4-H club: East Franklin Flyers 4-H Club

Favorite projects: Beef, photography, home environment and collections

Future plans: To attend college for an agriculture degree

Kraig Schwab

Parents: Mike Schwab and Kim Schwab

School: 2013 Franklin County High School graduate

4-H club: East Franklin Flyers 4-H Club

Favorite projects: Field tractor operator, beef, sheep and swine

Future plans: To attend Purdue University to study agricultural systems management

Caleb Sucietto

Parents: Rick and Resa Sucietto

School: 2013 homeschool graduate

4-H club: Whitcomb Boosters 4-H Club

Favorite projects: Photography, basketry, pottery, chickens and goats

Future plans: To play professional soccer and go wherever God leads me

Ellen Thompson

Parents: Dean and Laura Thompson

School: 2013 Franklin County High School graduate

4-H club: Blooming Grove Tigers 4-H Club

Favorite projects: Rabbits, foods, basketry, poultry and sewing

Future plans: To attend Aveda Institute for cosmetology and then become a hair stylist

Katrina Wagner

Parents: Brad and Tammy Wagner

School: 2013 Franklin County High School graduate

4-H club: St. Michael’s Afterschool 4-H Club

Favorite project: Basketry

Future plans: To attend Miami University

Morgan Wright

Parents: Tim and Lori Wright

School: 2013 Franklin County High School graduate

4-H club: East Franklin Flyers 4-H Club

Favorite projects: Child development, basketry and foods

Future plans: To attend Ball State University to study speech and language pathology and then work in a school with children

Ellen Young

Parents: John and Christine Young

School: 2013 Franklin County High School graduate

4-H club: East Franklin Flyers 4-H Club

Favorite project: Miscellaneous arts and crafts

Future plans: To attend Indiana University Bloomington to major in human biology and nonprofit management while minoring in chemistry and then become a surgeon and perform nonprofit surgeries overseas

Payton Bukofchan and Deborah Weidner are also 10-year members, but they did not have their paperwork turned in.