4-H & YOUTH — 4-H’ers Qualify for State Speech & PSA Contest


The Lancaster County 4-H Speech and Public Service Announcement (PSA) contest was held virtually this year due to COVID-19. More than 52 Lancaster County 4-H youth competed in this year’s communication events. The following top winners will have the opportunity to represent Lancaster County at the state Speech & PSA virtual contest (learn more about the state contest at https://4h.unl.edu/public-speaking). Several speech videos and PSA recordings will be posted soon at https://lancaster.unl.edu/4h/speech.

Speech contest:

• Intermediate (11–12 years): Sarah Lange, Micah Pracheil, Khloe Cuttlers, Emmy Sheldon, Melanie Wiggins
• Senior (13–18 years): Kylie Hansen, Autumn Lindsley, Gabriel Livingston, Samuel Livingston

Public Service Announcement (PSA) contest:

• Intermediate (11–12 years): Cash Hance, Clara Johnson, Melanie Wiggins
• Senior (13–18 years): Ella Hendricksen, Riley Peterson, Eliese Schwinck