Your reporter was unable to visit the Fair and see our 4-H'ers in action, however, one of our readers sent me some E-mail photos of the heifers being shown by Jennifer Schaefle, Gracie Azevedo and Justin Azevedo. The smiles on our 4-H'ers faces really brightened my day and made up for not being able to attend the event myself. The smiles just radiated as the threesome displayed their animals for the Judges. Gracie was the recipient of 2nd place overall showmanship and Justin received 5th place in overall showmanship. Jennifer received a 5th place award in dairy cattle ...
August 03, 2011|
|Valley Home News
Jose Manuel Castaneda and Brenda Castaneda of Oakdale welcomed the arrival of their son, Nestor Fabian Castaneda, on July 16, 2011. The newborn weighed seven pounds, six ounces and was 19 inches long upon arrival at Oak Valley Hospital.
A girl, Kamila Alexandra Rodriguez-Sanchez, was born July 11, 2011 to expectant parents Alejandro and Mayra Rodriguez of Waterford. The newborn weighed seven pounds, two ounces upon arrival at Oak Valley Hospital.
What an exciting weekend for our Valley Home 4-H'ers who attended the Stanislaus County Fair. In last week's column we wrote about Garret Bryhni's exciting win at the Fair and his entry beating out over 400 other pigs and that he was now looking for buyers for the animal. Garret named his animal "All That" and his entry came away with the title of Supreme Champion Market Hog, and thanks to the efforts of "Friends of Garret" he received $41.00 a pound, $11,152, for his 272-pound hog. We received word that "All That" will happily ...