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State Fair Exhibit Winners Announced

4-H still exhibits

State Fair Still Exhibits

Click the link above for to view photos from inside the 4-H Still Project Building at the State Fair of West Virginia.  Blue Ribbon posters from the fair and State Poster Contest winners are also available for view digitally at this link. Click on Wood County to find our entries. There were 114 total still exhibits on display from Wood County. Each exhibit will receive a blue ribbon and $3.50 per exhibit premium from the State Fair at our Awards Banquet on November 4, 2018. Of those displayed - 70 were blue ribbon exhibits from the local county fair, 27 were photo contest exhibits, and 17 were State Poster Contest winners. Exhibits, posters, and photos are returned to the club leaders and distributed at 4-H club meetings. 

State Fair Blue Ribbon Projects

Plant Sciences and Crops:

Strawberry Planting: Erin Carmicle. 

Mechanical Sciences:

Bicycling for Fun 1 Year 1: Anna Smith, Kennedy Stephens.
 Lucas Lewellyn.
Measuring Up Year 1:  Alisha Ramme, Ryley Louden.
Measuring Up Year 2: Steffan Affolter, Remington Blair, Paul Smith, Riley Garrison. 

Natural Resources and Environment:

Take the Bait: Jordan Dearth.
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle: Miryan Lewis. 

Leadership and Community Involvement:

My Leadership Journal Grades 6-8 Year 1: Jayla Gard, Hanna Starcher.
My Leadership Journal Grades 6-8 Year 2: Katie Daley, Jackson Dearth, Mallory Marks.
Teen Leadership Project 9th Grade: Dalton Frame.
Teen Leader Project 10th Grade: Emma Daley, Kelsey Clegg.
Teen Leader Project 11th Grade: Mikala Fling.
Teen Leader Project 12th Grade:  Miranda Reed, Brie-Ann Young, Shelby Dearth, Zach Smith. 

Leisure and Cultural Education:

Outdoor Adventures – Hiking Trails Book 1 Year 1: Jayden Flinn.
Outdoor Adventures – Hiking Trails Book 1 Year 3: Byron Dearth, Jayden Dearth.
Outdoor Adventures – Backpacking Expeditions Book 3: Cierra Richter.
Exploring 4-H: Isaac Blair. 

Health and Safety:

Health 1 – First Aid in Action: Mikala Fling.

Individual and Family Resources:

My Financial Future Beginner Youth Notebook: Kaylyn Smith.
My financial Future Advanced Youth Notebook: Brie-Ann Young.
Cooking 101 Year 1: Jordan Riddle, Julia Bland, Dalton Frame, Shayleigh Gard, Shayanne Dearth, Tessa Prunty.
Cooking 101 Year 2: Audrey Sundstrom.
Sewing – Under Construction Book 1 Year 1: Myah Tice.
Sewing – Under Construction Book 1 Year 3: Marissa Hendershot. 

This is 4-H:

This is 4-H:  Michelle Sampson, Shayleigh Gard, Lily Sundstrom, Jennessa Lewellyn, Craig Deem, Kamryn Deem, Leilani Navarro, Makalyn Lewis, Mackenzie Moles, Aubrey Whitlatch, Kaylyn Smith, Camryn McLain. 


Self-Determined Junior:  Samantha Thompson, Bre Stemple, Ali Evans.
Self-Determined Senior:  Haleigh Kent, Shelby Dearth, Cameron Marks.
Self-Determined – Digital Photography:  Brayden Thompson, Lilly Burkley, Jaxon Thomas. 

Shooting Sports:

Air Rifle:  Alyssa Tennant. 

Animal Science Still Projects:

Wiggles and Wags – Dog 1:  Noah Forshey.
Canine Connection – Dog 2:
  Brie-Ann Young.
Pet Pals – Pets 1 Year 1:  Kailynn Anderson, Brayden Griffith.
Pet Pals – Pet 1 Year 3:  Cate Evans.
Scurrying Ahead – Cats 1 Year 1:  Whitney Griffith.
Leaping Forward – Cats 3 Year 1:  Tyler Shedd, Stephanie Shedd.
Vet Science Year 1:  Bryce Stephens. 

Livestock Still Projects:

The Incredible Pig 1 Year 2: Jack Kinzy.
Scratching the Surface 1 Year 1: Remington Blair.
Stable Relationships Book 3 Year 1: Haley Garrison.

State Fair Photo Contest Winners

Sophie Beam, Bryton Burkey, Lilly Burkey, Jasmine Claypoole, Emilee Ellison, Mikala Fling, Molly Miller-Garrison, Riley Garrison, Luke Harper, Miranda Reed, Paul Smith, Brayden Thompson, Jaxon Thomas, and Brie-Ann Young.

State Fair Poster Winners

Byron Dearth, Int 4-H Promotion Camp Division 
Shyanne Dearth, Jr 4-H Promotion Camp Division 
Jackson Dearth, Int 4-H Promotion Club Division 
Shyanne Dearth, Jr 4-H Promotion Club Division 
Daphne Vanfossen, Int 4-H Promotion General Division 
Kyra Bell, Jr 4-H Promotion General Division 
Hailey Payne, Sr 4-H Promotion General Division 
Jackson Dearth, Int Agriculture Division
Kennedy Stephens, Jr Agriculture Division
Mikala Fling, Sr Agriculture Division – Gold Ribbon Winner
Shyanne Dearth, Jr Citizenship Division
Emily Kent, Int Dairy Division 
Hollie Smith, Jr Dairy Division
Ally Mahoney, Int Healthy Living Division 
Jordan Dearth, Jr Healthy Living Division
Shelby Dearth, Sr Healthy Living Division 
Jackson Dearth, Int STEM Division