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December 9, 2009
County board adds $30,000 to 4-H budget for next year
The Washington County Board of Commissioners agreed Dec. 8 to provide $30,000 for 4-H programming in the county for the coming year. The board voted in the spring to eliminate county funding for 4-H. Since then, funds have been raised through dues, fees and grants to fund the program...
December 9, 2009 - 12:23pm
November 10, 2009
County may help fund 4-H in 2010
Washington County may help fund 4-H programs next year after all. County commissioners said today they are inclined to spend $30,000 in 2010 to help maintain 4-H staffing and give the program more time to establish a long-term funding source. The new push for one-time county funding...
November 10, 2009 - 2:16pm
October 2, 2009
Interest up in joining 4-H, leader says
County funding cuts to 4-H haven't hurt local recruitment efforts, said Washington County 4-H District Representative Liz Dietsche. In fact,...
Family / Life
October 2, 2009 - 8:06am
July 16, 2009
4-H program continues without county help in 2010
Nicole Rucker, president of the Valley Shamrocks 4-H Club, and Ellie Voss, treasurer, won't be in 4-H next year because they are headed to the...
July 16, 2009 - 8:30am
March 24, 2009
County will fund 4-H coordinator positions through county, state fairs
If Washington County 4-H clubs need paid coordinators to remain viable in the future, they will, as of mid-September, need to look for funding...
March 24, 2009 - 12:19pm
March 18, 2009
Proposed 4-H cuts put fair's future in doubt
Washington County Fair organizers say they are hopeful they will find a way to hold the county fair this summer. But they aren't so sure about the fair's viability in future years should the county choose to stop funding two 4-H coordinator positions which account for $131,000 in...
March 18, 2009 - 9:17am
February 24, 2009
County may cut 4-H coordinator funding
Facing the reality of a loss in state aid funding and a continued decrease in fee revenue sources, Washington County is planning to make up for projected budget shortfalls by cutting an additional $3.2 million from its 2009 budget. Last week, county commissioners met with department...
February 24, 2009 - 9:59am