Otoe County 4-H members were honored for their outstanding work in the Home Environment area at the 2018 Otoe County Fair, said Sarah Purcell, Nebraska Extension Educator.
Following are the awards, the donors, the recipients and a description of their winning Home Environment 4-H entries.
Reserve Champion Beginner Exhibit - $20 cash sponsored by Karen Hassler of Unadilla:  Reagan Moser, wooden “R” highlighted with buttons.
Champion Beginner Exhibit - $20 sponsored by Runza of Nebraska City: Katelynn Moser, decoupaged storage box.
Reserve Champion Intermediate Exhibit - $20 cash sponsored by Verda Umland of Palmyra: Jacob Wood – Original acrylic green poured painting.
Champion Intermediate Exhibit -$20 cash sponsored by The Keeping Room, Nebraska City: Nima Faunce, original Ink drawing of a wolf.
Reserve Champion Advanced Exhibit - $20 cash sponsored by Nebraska City Upholstery and Design: Cody Damme, barn wood patriotic flag with a barbed wire star.
Champion Advanced Exhibit - $20 cash sponsored by Staack Furniture and Carpets, Syracuse: Burton Brandt, chalk-painted recycled hutch.
Beginning Quilter Exhibit - Quilting supplies donated by Janet Twohig of Unadilla: Lyla Spires,  flannel quilt.
Reserve Champion Quilt Quest Exhibit - $20 cash sponsored by Dr. Laura Purcell, NorthCarolina: Grace Kuenning, multi-colored rectangle block quilt.
Champion Quilt Quest Exhibit - $20 gift certificate sponsored by Sew Enchanting of Nebraska City: Jenna Knake, purple and teal block within a block quilt.
Junior Division Outstanding Home Environment Exhibitor - rosette and $20 cash sponsored by First Class Flowers of Nebraska City: John Hippen.
Intermediate Division Outstanding Home Environment Exhibitor - rosette and $20 cash sponsored by The Treasure Trove, Syracuse: Cody Damme.
Senior Division Home Environment Outstanding Exhibitor - rosette and $20 cash sponsored by Andrews Monument Works of Nebraska City: Camryn Tompkins.