The Hidalgo County 4-H Foundation awarded a total of $52,000 to 16 deserving 4-H youth from Hidalgo County. This goal was accomplished through the Foundation's fundraising efforts at the 4-H Country Hoedown.

This year's Country Hoedown will be held on Saturday, Oct. 15, at 6 p.m. at Mario's Banquet Center. For ticket information please call Suzanne DeBerry at 607-3633.