The One to Count On...

Washington County Youth Receive Leadership Grants

Posted: Thursday, July 7th, 2011 at 6:25 am
Author: KCII News - Bill Gatchel


Two Washington County youth were recently honored with one-thousand dollar scholarships from Hills Bank.  Ty Sexton of Ainsworth was involved in 4-H, Future Farmers of America and American Junior Chianina Association in high school.  Sexton has plans to attend Iowa State University and major in Agricultural Engineering with minors in Animal Science and Meat Science.

Hayley Sieren of Washington took part in 4-H, National Honor Society, cross country and student council in high school.  Her plans are to attend the University of Iowa to major in Nursing.  Both Sexton and Sieren are members of Washington County’s 4-H County Council.