Delta County 4-H'ers served approximately 3,109 dinners at their 67th annual 4-H Beef Roast Sunday, March 5. The annual fundraising activity served 720 meals at Hotchkiss High and 2,389 at Delta Middle School. This 4-H Beef Roast will provide funding to support educational programming for boys and girls in Delta County who participate in the 4-H program.
Delta County 4-H members, leaders, parents and the CSU Extension Service would like to thank all volunteers for their work in helping prepare and serve the meal along with Delta Middle School and Hotchkiss High School for the use of their facilities. Thanks also to the patrons of the Beef Roast from the Tri River Area that enjoyed a delicious meal! These friends of 4-H are supporting the Delta County 4-H program by generously giving their time and through financial contributions at this annual 4-H event.
Two accidents involving school property are proving costly for Delta County Joint School District, district business manager Jim Ventrello reported last week. Both incidents involved uninsured drivers, forcing the school district to file claims with its insurance provider and pay deductibles of $10,000.