Tyrrell County attends 71st annual 4-H Electric Congress

Published 11:08 am Thursday, August 23, 2018

A delegation from Tyrrell County was among the 170 4-H’ers, adult leaders and N.C. Cooperative Extension agents from 47 counties that attended the 71st annual 4-H Electric Congress July 10-12 at the University of North Carolina Wilmington. Pictured (from left) are Selma Boucher, William Schreckengost, JonMark Swain, Carter Boucher, and Wayne Huddleston, account manager with Duke Energy. Duke Energy and Dominion Energy sponsor the annual congress to emphasize electrical energy concepts, energy conservation and safety in working with electricity. The 4-H electric program is one of the most popular activities among NC 4-H’ers.