were recognized as "Friends of 4-H" during the Luna County 4-H Awards Banquet Monday night.
Appreciation plaques were given to volunteers Jessica Johnson, Paul Offutt and Tim Hartman, and to members of
the Luna County Farm and Livestock Bureau.
All four "Friends of 4-H" were selected by the 4-H members to be honored for their various contributions to area youth and the local 4-H program.
During the awards ceremony, local 4-H members were recognized for their project record books, and the 4-H members who are high school seniors were highlighted in a slide presentation for their years with the program.
Also, 4-H families donated items for a silent auction which raised money for scholarships and other activities.
The incoming Luna County 4-H Council officers were inducted as well. The 2012-2013 President is Brannick Sweetser… Vice-President is Shelbie Peterson… Secretary is Stephanie Swope… Treasurer is Mia Gallosa… Reporter is A.J. Sera… and Song and Recreation Leader is Jason Lewis.