Piedmont Junior Livestock Show

Taking part in the Piedmont Junior Livestock Show are (from left) Lydia Hazelgrove of Cumberland, Ryland Scott of Halifax, Chole Hearn of Cumberland, Blair Pembelton of Amelia and LottieMae Hazelgrove of Cumberland.

Several Fuqua School lower and middle school students competed in the Piedmont Junior Livestock Show in Blackstone in April.

Chloe Hearn, Blair Pembelton, LottieMae Hazlegrove, Lydia Hazlegrove and Ryland Scott all showed and took home many accolades.

Fourth grader Ryland Scott of Halifax County received Grand Champion Commercial Heifer with his heifer, Mocha, as well as Reserve Champion Replacement Ewe with his lamb, Daisy.

Seventh grader Blair Pembelton won Reserve Champion Commercial Doe. Second grader Lydia Hazlegrove earned second place Commercial Doe Under 40 Pounds, fourth place Market Wether, third place Commercial Doe Over 40 Pounds and fourth place Novice Goat Showmanship.

Seventh grader LottieMae Hazlegrove received Grand Champion Cow/Calf Pair, Overall Grand Champion Commercial Doe, third place Market Steer, third place Market Wether, first place Commercial Doe Over 40 Pounds, first place Commercial Doe Under 40 Pounds, Reserve Champion Intermediate Goat Showmanship and third place Intermediate Beef Showmanship.