7 years ago

Pictured (left to right) are Josie Mitchell, Hanna Brainard, Jodie Detten and Abbie Brainard.

Pictured (left to right) are Josie Mitchell, Hanna Brainard, Jodie Detten and Abbie Brainard.

Carson County 4H had four youth attend the District 1 4-H Leader Retreat in Canyon June 17-19. Jodie Detten and Josie Mitchell of the Panhandle Shining Stars 4-H Club and Abbie and Hanna Brainard of the White Deer 4-H Club attended.

The girls attended leadership workshops, went hiking in Palo Duro Canyon, and enjoyed a banquet and dance during their stay. The 2013-2014 District Officer elections were also head during the retreat. Jodie, Abbie and Hanna decided to run for a District 4-H Council position.

Jodie Detten was elected District 1 First Vice President and will also be serving on the Texas State 4H Council. Abbie Brainard was elected District 1 Secretary and Hanna Brainard was elected District 1 Treasurer. Carson County Extension Agent Jeanene Montgomery, said she is very proud of each of these girls and their commitment to the Carson County 4-H Program.