The Oconee County Board of Commissioners presented a proclamation in honor of National 4-H Week to the Oconee County 4-H on Tuesday, October 5, 2021, at the Board of Commissioners meeting. The Board also recognized 4-H students for their accomplishments in the program. National 4-H Week is a time for local 4-H programs across the nation to celebrate the many ways in which 4-H contributes to the growth and development of life and leadership skills in young people. The 4-H program in Oconee County is offered through the University of Georgia’s College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences Cooperative Extension. Pictured (from left): back row – Commissioner Chuck Horton, Chairman John Daniell, Commissioner Amrey Harden, Commissioner Mark Saxon, Commissioner Mark Thomas; front row - Tyson Mathis, Lilly Ann Smith, Leah Szczepanski, Robie Lucas, Alyssa Haag, and Jack Durham Marable.