The 4-H District IV Horse Show was held in Sulphur Springs, TX on June 19 and 20, 2012. Representing Franklin 4-H for the first time were Nicole Barela and Michael Gray. Hannah Penny and Lyndi Starr were returning showmen. Misses Barela, Penny and Starr will advance to the State 4H Horse Show, set for July 21-27, 2012 in Abilene. For more information, see the July 5 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.