Rodeo Rednecks hold speech competition

Rodeo Rednecks 4-H Club had its third annual club speech competition on Feb. 24 at Blackpool Hall

Members of Rodeo Rednecks 4H Club pose for a group photograph. Pictured are (back

Members of Rodeo Rednecks 4H Club pose for a group photograph. Pictured are (back

Rodeo Rednecks 4-H Club had its third annual club speech competition on Feb. 24 at Blackpool Hall.

With a great turnout filling the hall, members, parents, guests and Judges were treated with 19 well written speeches. Tim Pennell (TNRD), Kevin Podbisky (RCMP), Sheena White (Little Fort) and Lindsay Arcand (Interior Savings) judged the speeches and impromptus that afternoon.

Speech winnersWe had great achievements from our Pre-Clubber and Cloverbud members. With tough competition, our Junior and Senior results were as follows: Top Junior Speech: Mackenzie Ross and runner-up Keltie Arndt. Top Senior Speech and Impromptu: Gareth Hewett and runner-up Jessica Rotzetter.

Senior runner-up Jessica Rotzetter and Junior winner Mackenzie Ross were to represent our club at District Speeches in Kamloops on Mar. 2. Look for results in a future issue of the Times.