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County 4-H members do well at state fair

staff writer

Many 4-H members from Marion County received blue and purple ribbons at the Kansas State Fair. Listed in alphabetical order by last name are those who won the prized purple.

Addie, Berens: clothing exhibitor; demonstration or illustrated talk; food product.

Elyse Boden: food product.

Grant Bryant: specimens.

Aubrey Craig: needle arts.

Kalea Craig: needle arts; vegetable specimen plate.

Carly Deines: showmanship 4-H.

Kelli Dyck: color photo.

Madison Gaddis: garment.

Morgan Gaines: dog agility.

Malorie Hein: quilted article; color photo.

Henry Hein: wildlife educational display.

Ellie Just: color photo.

Brooke Nafziger: food product.

Logan Oborny: color photo; electric project.

Katelyn Olson: garment; rabbit-judging contest.

Ella Tracy: astronomy educational display.

Livestock placings

Those who finished in the top three in livestock placings are listed below.

Cailey Barney: 1. Crossbred market lamb; 1. Dorset breeding ewe.

Lisa Geis: 1. Dark crossbred market hog; 1. Yorkshire breeding gilt; 2. Dark crossbred market hog; 2. Meat goat; 3. Yorkshire breeding gilt; 3. Yorkshire breeding gilt.

Cassidy Hill: 1. Commercial yearling breeding ewe; 1. Commercial ewe lambs; 2. Crossbred market lamb; 2. Dorset breeding ewe.

Landon Roberts: 3. Market lamb.

SaRae Roberts: 3. Crossbred market lamb; 3. Commercial ewe lambs.

Dandi Thomas: 1. Crossbred market lamb.

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