February Lakedell 4-H Report

We started off the month with club speeches on February 3, and I have to say, there were so many amazing speeches...

  • Apr. 12, 2017 1:00 p.m.

Submitted by Raeanna Schmidt

Club reporter

 

Lakedell 4H Beef Club has had a busy February!

We started off the month with club speeches on February 3, and I have to say, there were so many amazing speeches (and one great presentation).

The next weekend, everybody got to learn more about judging at multispecies judging at Lakedell Ag Centre. We participated in a fun judging workshop in the morning, enjoyed some delicious hot dogs and hamburgers, and then judged a great variety of things, including cats and coconuts!

A couple of days later, we had our February meeting. It was such a beautiful night; we had a very short meeting and then had fun outside! Towards the end of February, Mercedes, Jillian, and Raeanna from our club participated in the district publics speaking competition in Wetaskiwin. Mercedes placed first and Jillian third for Intermediates! Raeanna won third for Juniors.

Wow! That was such a fun, busy month! Don’t forget to mark your calendars for our Show and Sale on April 22nd.

 

Just Posted

Major announcement planned for Tuesday at Westerner Park

Hopes are that the CFR will be relocating to Red Deer

City of Wetaskiwin adopts local improvement policy to address deteriorating roads

Local improvement levy makes comeback after 13 year hiatus

County of Wetaskiwin passes intermunicipal collaboration frameworks with neighboring counties

Collaboration attempt not returned by First Nations: assistant CAO

Brocket school teacher arrested on child porn charges

Investigators charged Anderson with possessing, accessing, and distributing child pornography.

Semi tractor driver dies in Highway 2 collision

The southbound lanes of Highway 2 near Lacombe were closed for some time

UPDATE/WATCH: Jason Klaus and Josh Frank guilty in triple murder

Crown argues for 75 years to life in prison, sentencing on Jan. 22nd

How an immigrant to Canada helped Donald Trump prove his mental health

Test that cleared Trump was developed by doctor associated with McGill and Sherbrooke universities

Ice dancers Virtue and Moir to carry flag for Canada at 2018 Olympics

The pair earned a gold medal at the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games

Diplomacy on agenda at North Korea summit in Vancouver

Foreign ministers from 20 countries are meeting Tuesday to discuss security and stability on the Korean Peninsula.

Kids chained in Calif. house of horrors; parents arrested

Authorities say an emaciated teenager led deputies to home where her 12 brothers and sisters were locked up in filthy conditions

‘Reprehensible’: Trudeau abortion policy raises ire of U.S. right

“This man is reprehensible,” tweeted former White House staffer Sebastian Gorka

‘I shouldn’t have to have a husband:’ Winnipeg woman criticizes men-only club

Jodi Moskal discovered the Winnipeg Squash Racquet Club continues to ban women as members, as it has done since opening in 1909.

Japan public TV sends mistaken North Korean missile alert

The false alarm came two days after Hawaii’s emergency management department sent a mistaken warning

Toronto girl dies after being pinned between vehicles while picked up from school

Police say an SUV with no driver in it rolled forward and pinned the girl against her father’s car

Most Read