Local youths attend 4-H Congress

The Marquette County 4-H Council sponsored six local youths to attend the 2013 National 4-H Congress. Included in Marquette County delegates were, from left, Clara Churchill, Owen DeVooght, Hannah Livingston, Shelby Talsma, Emma Hohman and Bethany Pirman. The event was held Nov. 29 to Dec. 3 in Atlanta, Ga. Twenty Michigan youths were selected to participate in the leadership, citizenship and community-service event that included youths from across the U.S.