Tuesday, June 9, 2015

4-H Press Release: Bates County Fashion Revue‏

Shown in photo from left to right: Aubry Terry, Brennah Filtingberger, Kaylee O’Farrell, and Shaylee Terry. 

(BUTLER, MO – June 9, 2015) - Ten young ladies took to the runway in the annual Bates County 4-H Fashion Revue and show held on June 8, 2015, at the First Christian Church in Butler.

According to Bates County 4-H Youth Specialist Alan J. Mundey, winners in the event will compete at the State Fashion Revue in Columbia in September. In the junior division (ages 8-10) of Clothes You Make, Kaylee O’Farrell (Hudson Hustlers) received top honors. Emma McIntire (Hudson Hustlers) will represent Bates County at the state event in the Clothes You Make intermediate division (ages 11-13) and Aubry Terry (County Line) will take the state stage in the senior division (ages 14 and older) of Clothes You Make.

State qualifier in the Clothes You Buy category is intermediate division winner Shaylee Terry (County Line 4-H).

In the Clothes You Knit/Crochet category, Brennah Filtingberger (V-52) will advance to state competition.

Other blue ribbon winners participating were Noelle Abend, Ella Armentrout, Kalyn Eckhoff, Victoria Newkirk, and Keegan Yarick.

Thanks to volunteer 4-H leaders Shannon Crawford and Carla Armentrout for, once again, organizing the event. Thanks also to the following Fashion Revue sponsors: Adrian Bank; American Family Insurance; Brenda Guffey; Caskey Law Firm; Citizens Bank; Community First Bank; Corry Lanyon, DDS; D.S.W.A; Davis Duo Design Studio; Farmers Insurance; Irene Holt Insurance; Larry Hacker, Auctioneer; Murray’s Auto Repair; S&S Tires; Sisters’ and Friends Café; St. Clair County State Bank; Studio M; Terry’s Beauty Boutique; Ward/Kraft; WalMart; What to Wear; Willow Elements; X Group; Zink Motor Company; and the First Christian Church of Butler.