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25th Annual Tyler County Farm Bureau Awareness Dinner Held

By Staff | Apr 4, 2018

Pictured is the poster contest winner for the 2018 Tyler County Farm Bureau event.

The 25th Annual Tyler County Farm Bureau Awareness Dinner was held March 23 at Tyler County Fairgrounds’ log cabin. All proceeds from the annual event went to the Tyler County FFA and 4-H programs.

The dinner featured prime rib, served to the dinner guests by members of the Tyler County FFA and 4-H programs.

Vice President of the Farm Bureau, Steve Zechman, started the event with a welcoming announcement and grace was said by Reverend Donald Thomas. Zechman was also the Master of Ceremonies this year, and he announced the musical guest for the night was Jakob’s Ferry Stragglers.

The 2018 Farm Bureau Officers consist include President David Ash, Vice President Steve Zechman, Secretary Jim Hileman, and Treasurer Dorman Ash.

The Board of Directors consists of David Ash, Dorman Ash, Martha Ash, Bill Baker, Carol Cox, Zac Cox, Amy Grimes, Kurt Grimes, Larry Hadley, Una Henderson, Jim Hileman, Mike Smith, Paul Strickland, Steve Zechman, and Sara Sole.

The Farm Bureau would like to recognize the following Prime Sponsors: Antero Resources, A&A Supply LLC, Farm Credit of the Virginias, IGA of Sistersville, DAC Energy, King’s Corner, Quality Aluminum Products, Ridge 2 River Realty, LLC, Sistersville Tank Works, Union Bank, Witschey’s Market.

The Farm Bureau would also like to recognize the following Choice Sponsors: Alex King for House of Representatives, Brenda Botizan CPA, Broughton Foods, Chris Metz Insurance Agency, Corner 2 Corner Land Surveying LLC, David Kelly for House of Delegates, Jack and Jean Hayes Tyler County Assessor, Jenkins Auto Parts, Knight’s Farm Supply, Long Reach Federal Credit Union, Main Street Quick Stop, Michael “Mike” Smith for Tyler County Commissioner, Myer’s Pre-Owned Auto, Ohio Valley Power Equipment, Outlaaw Graphics, People’s Bank, Richard’s Electrical Services LLC, Sistersville Eye Care, Steven Thomas for Tyler County Commissioner, Uncle Bunks, United Dairy, Upper Ohio Conservation District, Well’s Inn, Wesbanco

Door Prizes were provided by the following: A&A Supply LLC, Bell Chevrolet, Bogg’s Pizza and Grill, Burl and Colleen Folger, Cedar Run Farm, Creative Images Salon and Nails, Farm Credit of the Virginias, Farmer’s Exchange, Hometown Pizza, Joe’s Tire Pros, Joyce’s Floral Bow-K, Junior Lough, Mary Dotson Tyler County Magistrate, Michael Galluzzo for Tyler County Commissioner, Michael “Mike” Smith for Tyler County Commissioner, Milestone Financial Group, Miller Heating and Cooling, NAPA Auto Parts, Phillips Pharmacy, Richard’s Electrical Service LLC, Ridge 2 River Realty LLC, Sistersville Pharmacy, State Farm, The Fort, The Olive Branch, Tractor Supply Company, Tyler Speedway Diner, Uncle Bunks, Union Bank, Upper Ohio Conservation District, Walton Electronics, Wable Ford.

The Tyler County Farm Bureau meets every fourth Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the WVU Extension Office in Middlebourne.