200 years on the banks of the Ohio, in a little town called Moscow Edwin P Prince ACRMC Emergency Care Center renamed after Dr. Bruce Ashley Volleyball teams honor young cancer patient MHS honors veterans during pregame Kirker Covered Bridge gets a ‘Brown Goose’ facelift Adams County Heritage Days are Sept. 30-Oct. 1 Lady Devils prevail 1-0 over Peebles on Kickin’ Cancer Night Senior Profile: Patrick Baldwin Michael W Milby James R Grooms Sr. Fall Festival crowns Little Miss and Mister UPDATE: Pike County multiple murder Investigation; redacted autopsy reports released West Union Elementary names August Students of the Month SHAC streak continues for North Adams volleyball West Union volleyball picks up a pair of W’s Animal Shelter booth sees record crowds at Old Timer’s Day Festival Dragons top Manchester in Defender Bowl battle, 28-22 Senior Profile: Kendall Gallowitz Lady Dragons grab early lead in SHAC Tourney, final round is coming Friday Another Old Timer’s Days in the books and successful Run Gio Foundation to hold Oct. 1 benefit in Adams County Betty L Kelley Tom Cross, ACTVB Director, to receive ODNR Cardinal Award Seaman Fall Festival begins Wednesday, runs through Saturday Dragons still lead after two rounds of SHAC Golf, McCarty tops individual leader board Lady Dragons get SHAC win, downing Fayetteville 3-1 Overcoming obstacles, Pennywitt etches his name in MHS record books Dragons take first day lead in SHAC Golf Tourney New drug treatment offers more hope for recovering addicts Ronnie G Nace Lucille Wright Lois M Bixler Time to change those soccer rules Senior Profile: Hannah Grimes ‘Cruising up and down the main drag all night long’ Community effort erects town clock S Bridge to be replaced on Graces Run Road Senior Profile: Brittany Caldwell Lady Dragons break ACCC course record Dragons roll in county gridiron battle Down to last play, Hounds fall in heartbreaker I never won, but those lawn games were special times Donnie Austin Shari R Hiltibran Bentonville hosts 40th Annual Harvest Festival West Union soccer teams sweep Williamsburg, St. Patrick “Rockin” the mats again Senior Profile: Brittany Caldwell Sylvester Mefford Local teens selected to State 4-H Teen Leadership Council Connect with Serpent Mound over Old Timer’s Days Guthrie to speak about pests and diseases in beekeeping Old Timers Days Festival Cornhole Tournament is this week Defender Bowl coming Thursday Bentonville Harvest Festival holds Toddler Pageants 40th Anniversary Bentonville Harvest Festival hosts Baby Show 9/11 Reminds Us That We Are All Americans Lady Dragons are 2016 County Cup winners Bob Birchfield Senior Profile: Ryan Henderson Dragons take JV golf match Another rough night for Greyhounds, Notre Dame rolls to big win Remembering 9/11-15 years later Hughes honored at GABP Concussions and Youth Sports Roberta Newman to retire after more than 46 years at First State Bank Reaching out to the Baton Rouge flood victims Bentonville Harvest Festival celebrates its 40th anniversary Fire it up! Annual Jr. Fair BBQ cooks up another savory fare Lady Indians take down Whiteoak in four sets Senior Profile: Zack Best Greyhounds produce three winners at the 2016 Dragon Run Lady Hounds win in five sets at West Union Teresa Houdeshell Rosa Grooms Roy C Shiveley Mathew R Potts Staggs and Louiso to visit nation’s capital MLSD board members disagree on the merits of drug-testing students Law enforcement will target impaired drivers Labor Day weekend Figgins goal gives Devils a 1-0 win over West Union Lady Devils soccer rolls past West Union 9-1 Senior Profile: Madison Jenkins Boys golf season in full swing in county Winchester Homecoming Festival beats the heat and the storm I learned a lot from Rusty Verona McRoberts Lester Boldman Elsworth Cook Jr Harold L Applegate Governor Kasich honors Defender’s 150th anniversary ACRMC offers Language Interpretation Greyhounds stumble in opener, Green rushing attack leads to big win Notre Dame drops North Adams in straight sets SENIOR PROFILE: Gavin Baldwin Lady Dragons win Friday match at ACCC Juanita Lee Annual Junior Fair Beef BBQ is Thursday night Earl Jackson

Boerger is winner of TSC Paper Clover Scholarship

Kyle Boerger, son of Kelly and Karl Boerger, Seaman, is the winner of the first annual $500 4-H Advisory Committee TSC Paper Clover Scholarship.
Kyle Boerger, son of Kelly and Karl Boerger, Seaman, is the winner of the first annual $500 4-H Advisory Committee TSC Paper Clover Scholarship.

Adams County 4-H and the West Union Tractor Supply Company have joined forces to raise funds during the annual Spring Paper Clover Campaign, taking place April 13-24. One-hundred percent of the funds raised through the campaign will come back to 4-H at the local, state, and national levels. This is the fourth Paper Clover Campaign to occur since the grand opening of the West Union Tractor Supply Company in June, 2014, and the 4-H Advisory Committee has decided to use the local share of the monies to fund a new 4-H scholarship, the TSC Paper Clover Scholarship.

The first winner of the newly established $500 annual scholarship is Kyle Boerger, son of Kelly and Karl Boerger of Seaman. Boerger is a senior at North Adams High School and has been an active member of the Denim & Dirt 4-H Club for a number of years. He is a camp counselor and served as a mentor with the 4-H Tech Wizards after school program in 2014-15. Boerger ran cross-country in 2015 and is currently on the school’s track team. He plans to major in History, possibly at Wright State University, although his plans continue to evolve.

The Spring Paper Clover Campaign continues through Sunday, April 24. Several 4-H clubs are hosting events during the campaign. Stirrin Up Dust held a car wash on Saturday, April 16 to benefit the Canter’s Cave 4-H Camp Raise the Roof Capital Campaign and Denim & Dirt will conduct a car wash on Saturday, April 23. Also on April 23, the Liberty Land and Livestock 4-H Club will have baked goods available to store visitors for a donation, and the Fantastic 4-H’ers will sponsor a petting zoo. The newly formed Adams County 4-H Junior Leaders will have hot dogs and pop available the afternoon of Sunday, April 24.

Throughout the Spring Paper Clover Campaign, TSC customers can watch for Clover, the 4-H Bear – he has his own TSC vest – and 4-H members helping the cashiers, urging customers to donate $1 at check out to benefit 4-H.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

2016 People's Defender