Extension News

Worth County 4-H'er Earns Horse Project Award

Paige Pangburn

10/6/2008

AMES, Iowa – Paige Pangburn of Worth County received a state 4-H horse project award that includes a $100 savings bond from the Mary Jo and Glen Mente Endowment and the Iowa 4-H Foundation.  Pangburn, 17, is the daughter of Donnie and Bryn Pangburn of Northwood.

During eight years in 4-H, Pangburn has completed several major projects including cattle, swine and horses.  She has received horse project awards at the state level and the Worth County Council Junior Premiere Exhibitor Award at the county level.  She has served as vice-president of her local 4-H club and also served on the county 4-H council, area 4-H council and state 4-H council. She has participated in National 4-H Conference, National 4-H Congress and the Iowa 4-H Youth Conference.

Pangburn is a senior at Northwood-Kensett High School.

For more information about 4-H, contact the Worth County office of Iowa State University (ISU) Extension.  4-H in Iowa is administered through the ISU Extension 4-H Youth Development program and headquartered on the ISU campus in Ames.

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Contacts :

Brenda Allen, ISU Extension 4-H Youth Development, (515) 294-1567, bsallen@iastate.edu

Laura Sternweis, Extension Communications and External Relations, (515) 294-0775, lsternwe@iastate.edu

Paige Pangburn (high resolution photo)