first_img By Jaine Treadwell You Might Like Local artist to hold album release party at JCA Perry Brown Perry Brown is right where he wants to be, at home in Troy, Alabama with family and friends,… read more By The Penny Hoarder Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration There will be a mandatory meeting for 4-H’ers, who participate in the Pig Pen project, and their parents at 6 p.m. on Thursday, April 27 at the Pike County Extension Office. “Project details and expectations will be covered at the meeting,” Wesley said. “Pigs will be available for pickup on June 2 at Cattlemen Park. Pigs will weigh around 45 to 65 pounds when they arrive.”For more information, call the Pike County Extension Office at 566-0985. Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Latest Stories Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Print Article Skip “4-H’ers who participate in the Cackle Club may select from several chicken breeds –Buff Orpington, Rhode Island Red or Plymouth Rock,” Wesley said. “Each 4-H’er will receive six pullets of the breed they select.”There will be a mandatory meeting for the Cackle Club 4-H’ers and their parents at 6 p.m., Tuesday, April 18 at the Pike County Extension Office.  Chick delivery will be around May 13. The 4-H’ers will show their best two pullets at the 2017 Pike County Fair, which is scheduled for the first week in October.Wesley said the Pig Pen project is open to 4-H’ers, ages nine to 18.“The cost of the pigs is $75 each and there is a maximum number of two pigs for each 4-H’er,” Wesley said. “But, of course, they can choose just one pig.” Published 3:00 am Wednesday, March 15, 2017 The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… Book Nook to reopen Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Wesley said the Pike County 4-H Cackle Club and Pig Pen projects are designed to help 4-H’ers learn to produce healthy animals, become aware of business practices, develop record keeping skills and realize the pride of accomplishment.“Children ages nine to 18 are eligible to become members of the Pike County 4-H Cackle Club,” Wesley said. “There is a $60 registration fee, which includes the chickens along with a show cage.”Wesley said 4-H’ers who participated in the Cackle Club project last year may use the same cage and should call the Extension office at 566-0985 for the amount due. Email the author The clock is fast ticking to 4 p.m. Friday, which is the midnight hour for Pike County 4-H’ers who plan to participate in the 2017 Cackle Club or the Pig Pen projects.Those who miss the deadline will have absolutely nothing to cackle about, said Heath Wesley, Pike County Extension coordinator.“The deadline is getting near and the 4-H’ers who want to participate in the Cackle Club or the Pig Pen project have to get registered,” Wesley said. “The chickens will arrive in May and pigs won’t be here until June so there’s plenty of time to get ready for the chickens and pigs but you have to register by 4 p.m. Friday.” Sponsored Content Cackle Club, Pig Pen signup underway Around the WebIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthMost 10 Rarest Skins for FortniteTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img read more