COLEMAN –Two local 4-H members from Schleicher County were among the 19 youth honored during the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service’s District 7 4-H Gold Star Banquet.

The annual event was held October 28th at the Rock House Ridge in Coleman. The honorees are Logan Moore and Tanner Swinford.

The Gold Star Award is the highest honor given by AgriLife Extension to 4-H youth on the county level.

“Winners were picked based on their personal development, leadership and achievement in 4-H projects, and on activities and contributions made to the 4-H program,” said Garry Branham, AgriLife Extension 4-H specialist, San Angelo.

This year’s 10-county Gold Star Banquet conducted by AgriLife Extension was sponsored by the Coleman County Electric Cooperative, Concho Valley Electric Cooperative, Central Texas Electric Cooperative, Hamilton County Electric Cooperative, Southwest Texas Electric Cooperative, Taylor Electric Cooperative and the Big Country Electric Cooperative.