(standing, l-r) Zach Hinson, Go Hog Wild 4-H, and Lillian Gildehaus, Krakow Go Getters 4-H, Second Runners-up, Rachel Smith, Soaring Eagles 4-H, Matthew Otten, New Haven 4-H, First Runners-up. (Seated, l-r) Lauren Hoerstkamp, New Haven 4-H, Queen, Cole Rucker, Spring Bluff 4-H, King. Photo courtesy Dave Hileman
Union, MO - Crowning of the 2013 4-H King and Queen was the highlight of the annual Franklin County 4-H St. Pats Coronation held in Union. Lauren Hoerstkamp, New Haven 4-H Club was crowned 4-H Queen, and Cole Rucker, Rockford Rebels 4-H Club was chosen as 4-H King.
The 4-H King and Queen are chosen based on the amount of funds raised to support Franklin County 4-H Council events and activities. The funds are raised by 4-H clubs and the candidates.