4-H, FFA State Horse Show results released

By Richard Bogren, LSU AgCenter

Results were released from the 48th annual Louisiana 4-H and FFA State Horse Show held July 8-12. Coordinated by the LSU AgCenter, the event was held at the Lamar Dixon Expo Center.

Premier Exhibitor awards sponsored by the Gerry Lane Foundation are given to participants who display a true knowledge of the horse program. Each exhibitor is tested on skills and knowledge of horses through an exam, interview and résumé.

Award winners from Natchitoches included:
Individual Demonstration, Senior Division: First, Jon Tucker Henderson, Natchitoches Parish. Tucker received a $125 scholarship premium.

Western pleasure, 13 and under: Jon T. “Tucker” Henderson, Natchitoches Parish; 10th