Shelbyville Daily Union

Education

March 12, 2013

Equine Team attends horse judging trials

Thirteen members of the Shelby County Equine Team attended the 2013 All-Youth Horse Judging Trials held in conjunction with the Illinois Horse Fair on the Illinois State Fairgrounds in Springfield March 2nd.

Four halter classes and four performance classes were judged. Represented breeds were Missouri Fox Trotters, Morgan, Percheron, Spotted Saddle Horses, Belgian, Morab and Rocky Mountain horses.

The contestants also answered two questions from each class at the conclusion of the judging contest. There were 86 competitors in the junior division and 103 in the senior division.

Shelby County Senior team #1 consisting of Andrew Mathis, Luke Daniels, Curt Campbell and Rylee McKinney placed 5th overall out of 26 teams.

Following closely in 7th place was the Shelby County Senior team #2 represented by Sydney Boehm, Jade Bleskey, Jessica Winter and Corrin Hunt.

Individually, Rylee McKinney placed 12th overall and Jessica Winter was 14th. The seniors made a strong showing in the halter division, with Sydney Boehm tying for 3rd with the second highest score of the day. Rylee McKinney and Curt Campbell tied for 5th in the halter division with the third highest score and Luke Daniels was 10th. Jessica Winter had the 3rd highest score of the day in questions, tying for 7th place.

In the junior division, the team of Hallie Horsman, Ashlyn Rhodes, Teri Hall and Amanda Hall placed 10th out of 25 teams. Haylee Ishmael also participated in the junior division. Teri Hall placed 25th overall, tying for 10th place overall in the halter classes.

The team’s next event will be the Regional Horse Bowl/Hippology contest April 6th in Casey, Illinois. They are coached by Theresa Boehm and Dr. Lori Miser.

1
Text Only
Education
  • 072914 Parker FFA officer mtg pic Parker attends FFA state officer meeting Lisa Parker, the Section 16 President from the Central A&M FFA Chapter attended the Illinois Association FFA July State Officer Meeting. The three-day meeting was held at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, IL on July 9th – 11th. The Illinois

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Tavenner, Keeling graduate Parkland College CHAMPAIGN, IL -- Parkland College is proud to announce its list of graduates from spring 2014. Nearly 600 students earned an associate’s degree or a certificate, including the following area students: Chase Tavenner of Findlay IL and Alexander Keelin

    July 28, 2014

  • 072914 FFA leadership camp 2014 Illinois FFA Leadership Camp On July 22-25, over 300 Illinois FFA Members gathered in Monticello, Illinois for the 2014 Illinois FFA Leadership Camp at the 4-H Memorial Camp. The Camp theme was “Plant Your Potential.” Members were encouraged to find their potential in FFA and pl

    July 28, 2014 1 Photo

  • Jones named to UIS Dean's List Mia Jones of Pana has been named to the Spring 2014 Dean's List at University of Illinois Springfield. To qualify for the designation, a student must be an undergraduate who took at least eight graded semester hours and maintained a grade-point avera

    July 21, 2014

  • ISU graduates announced Illinois State University had 2,540 students completed requirements for bachelor's degrees and 461 students completed requirements for masters and doctoral degrees at the end of the Spring 2014 semester. Those graduating from the Shelby County area i

    July 21, 2014

  • Shelbyville school registration Aug. 6, 7 School registration for Shelbyville Community Unit School District No. 4 will be held on Wednesday, August 6, from 7-10 a.m., and on Thursday, August 7, from 2-6 p.m. in Moulton Middle School Gym. School supply lists can be found on the schools websi

    July 21, 2014

  • 072214 C-H FFA convention pic C-H FFA attends Convention On June 10, seven members of the Cowden-Herrick FFA Chapter attended the 86th Annual Illinois State FFA Convention. The theme was “Planting Your Potential,” FFA has planted potential in many members in Illinois and across the nation from learning how

    July 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • U of I spring graduates named The University of Illinois has released a list a graduates for Spring 2014. Those from the Shelby County area include:Findlay - William Wright, Bachelor of Science in Natural Resources and Environmental SciencesNeoga - Amber Ballinger, Bachelor of Ar

    July 14, 2014

  • Millikin University to offer summer visit day DECATUR, Ill. – Millikin University will be offering Summer Visit Day Programs for prospective high school students on Friday, July 18 and Monday, August 11, 2014.Campus visit days allow prospective students and their families to get acquainted with

    July 14, 2014

  • Lake Land College accepting Student Ambassador applications There is a great opportunity available for students attending Lake Land College for the 2014-2015 school year. Meet new friends, gain leadership skills, build your résumé and earn a scholarship by becoming a Lake Land College Student Ambassador. Stud

    July 14, 2014

Featured Ads
AP Video
Raw: Japanese Soldiers Storm Beach in Exercises Raw: Weapons Fire Hits UN School in Gaza Raw: Rocket Launches Into Space With Cargo Ship Broken Water Main Floods UCLA Two Women Narrowly Avoid Being Hit by Train In Virginia, the Rise of a New Space Coast New Sanctions on Key Sectors of Russian Economy Crayola Announces Family Attraction in Orlando US Ready to Slap New Sanctions on Russia Kerry: Not Worried About Israeli Criticism Boater Rescued From Edge of Kentucky Dam Girl Struck by Plane on Florida Beach Dies Rodents Rampant in Gardens Around Louvre House to Vote on Slimmed-down Bill for Border Looming Demand Could Undercut Flight Safety Raw: 2 Shells Hit Fuel Tank at Gaza Power Plant Raw: Massive Explosions From Airstrikes in Gaza Giant Ketchup Bottle Water Tower Up for Sale Easier Nuclear Construction Promises Fall Short Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue
Poll

Should the minimum wage for workers be raised in Illinois?

Yes
No
     View Results
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Helium debate
Helium