2011 Burke County Fair 4-H Coloring Contest Winners
Burke County Cooperative Extension and Burke County 4-H, along with Staples of Morganton sponsored the Burke County Fair 4-H Coloring Contest. This year over 630 youth entered coloring sheets for the contest. A first, second, and third place award was given for each age. All entries were displayed inside the Burke County Fair Exhibit Hall throughout the fair. Winners received fair premium money as well as gifts from Staples. All contest winners were invited to a special awards ceremony on Tuesday November 1st, at the Burke County Cooperative Extension offices to be recognized and to receive their prizes. James Lamb of Staples of Morganton and Burke County Cooperative Extension 4-H Agent, John Davis, were on hand to distribute the awards and prizes. Staples of Morganton, Burke County 4-H, North Carolina Cooperative Extension, and the Burke County Fair would like to thank all those participated in this coloring contest.
1st Place: Gracyn Vanderbye, Destiny McPeters, Caitlyn Swink, Cameron Winkler, Emily Hensley, Vanessa Morgan, and Parker Smith
2nd Place: Jordan Dennie, Chase Whitaker, Kelssie Swink, Amelia Tipton, Vivian Vang, Katelyn Ledford, and Mia Norman
3rd Place: Gregory Pitman, Nate Holland, Mitch Buchannan, Parker Fox, Hannah Ward, and Victoria Hudson