Tradition takes Pettigrew into 4th year of 4-H

COLUMBIA CITY — 4-H roots grow deep for the Pettigrew family. Evan Pettigrew is a fourth-year 4-H member and is a part of a family that has been through the 4-H program for many years. Pettigrew’s four uncles and his father were all part of the organization growing up.Now Pettigrew and his four siblings continue on the 4-H experience.Pettigrew, the son of Jerry and Amy Pettigrew, attends Indian Springs Middle School where he is a sixth grader. He is the third child in his family to be involved in 4-H. His older sister Brook is in her ninth year and his brother Jake is in his eighth year. Pettigrew's younger siblings, Jarin and Brant, will anticipate 4-H in the coming years.To read the rest of this story, see the May 30 issue of The Post and Mail. Don't have a subscription? Call (260) 244-5153 or subscribe to our e-edition. For breaking news, sports updates and additional coverage, bookmark the homepage and find us on facebook and twitter.