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Hale Master 4-H Families Recognized

Aug 10, 2018


Carmen G. Burgos, Extension Specialist

This year two outstanding families received the prestigious Hale Master Award. The awards were presented Tuesday night at State 4-H Roundup during the Project Achievement Awards Banquet in Martin.

The recipients of the award are:

Hale Master 4-H Families Recognized - From back left. Jack and Pat Briley, Tawly McDonald, Kelly and Teressa McDonald Sr. Kelly McDonald Jr. Terri Dodd. Front left, Briley, Blakley, and Baliey Dodd.
From back left. Jack and Pat Briley, Tawly McDonald, Kelly and Teressa McDonald Sr. Kelly McDonald Jr. Terri Dodd. Front left, Briley, Blakley, and Baliey Dodd.
Hale Master 4-H Families Recognized - From L-R: Xiaodi, Bob, Laura and John Whitfield
From L-R: Xiaodi, Bob, Laura and John Whitfield

The W.M. and Ruth Hale Tennessee Master 4-H Family recognition honors 4-H families who have shown consistent leadership ability and exceptional participation in all phases of 4-H work. The Hales established an endowment in 1983 to provide funds for the 4-H Hale Master Family recognition.

Congratulations to the McDonald family, the Madison County UT Extension staff, the Whitfield family, and the Sullivan County UT Extension staff!