4-H speaking contest held The Clay County 4-H Public Speaking Contest was held Monday, June 5 at the 4-H Center in Vermillion. Six members participated in the local contest.
Purple ribbons were awarded to Emily Miller and Dean Miller of Wakonda and Leslie Larson and Zach Holoch of Vermillion.
Blue ribbons were awarded to Ellen Kennedy and Alison Jensen of Vermillion.
Purple ribbon winners will advance to State Fair competition in Huron July 31 through Aug. 6.
Craig Anthony, Extension educator of Yankton, served as judge for the event.