Miniature horses join in on costume fun

OKEECHOBEE — The Chobee Minis 4-H enjoyed their annual Harvest Party on Oct. 22. The 4-H Club members made costumes for themselves and for the miniature horses. Emily Hilderbrand and her horse, Ruby (above), took first place with their “sugar skulls” costumes. Caitlin Desarro dressed as a flight attendant and turned her horse into an […]

4-H clubs ready for new school year

PALM BEACH COUNTY — Palm Beach County 4-H Clubs offer a variety of activities and programs for the 2019-2020 school year. “Our new 4-H year begins Sept. 1, so there may be some changes to this list as the clubs renew,” explained Noelle Guay, Palm Beach County 4-H extension agent. “We just hired a new […]

Okeechobee 4-H offers summer day camps

OKEECHOBEE — The Okeechobee County Extension Office still has some openings in their summer day camps. • Blast to the Past, Adventures in History Day Camp, July 15-19: History Camp is made possible by grants funded through Children’s Services Council (CSC) of Okeechobee County. History Camp is open to all youth ages 8 (as of […]

Debbie Clements honored by 4-H

OKEECHOBEE — It all started with a Holstein calf named Twinkle. Twinkle was not the biggest or best calf in the barn, but the little girl would not be swayed as she insisted she wanted the little black and white bovine for her very first 4-H project. Months later, Twinkle, raised with love and care, […]

4H Banquet 2017

These photos were taken at the 4H Banquet held on Saturday, Oct. 21, at OHS.