Evan Pettigrew is a four-year 4-H member. He is a sixth grader at Indian Springs Middle School, and will show goats, swine and beef at the Whitley County 4-H Fair in July. Post & Mail photo / Jackie Leeuw
COLUMBIA CITY â€” 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.
Pettigrewâ€™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.
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