Bennie, Van Meter, Damme named Otoe County’s outstanding 4-H members

Press Release

Abigail Bennie of Nebraska City, Emily Van Meter of Bennet, and Cody Damme of Syracuse received the Outstanding Junior, Intermediate, and Senior 4-H member awards respectively at the recent Otoe County 4-H Achievement Celebration.

Bennie is a four-year member of the Clover Catchers 4-H Club. She enjoys showing meat goats, making home environment projects, decorating cakes, modeling in the Fashion Show and giving speeches.

She received $50 sponsored by the Otoe County 4-H Council.

Van Meter is a five-year member of the Silver Creek 4-H Club.  She enjoys showing her chickens and ducks, making baked goods, growing horticulture and floriculture items. Van Meter is the current secretary of the Otoe County 4-H Council.

She received $75 from the Otoe County 4-H Council.

Damme is a member of the Otoe County Sharp Shooters and has been in 4-H for eight years. He enjoys showing pigs, building rockets, horticulture, floriculture, photography and many other STEM related projects. He is a member of the Otoe County 4-H Council.

He received $200 sponsored by the Otoe County 4-H Council.

Abigail Bennie
Emily Van Meter
Cody Damme