Coahoma sixth grader wins top award at Houston Junior Livestock Show

COAHOMA -- A local student has returned from Houston with a major accomplishment.

Photo courtesy of Coahoma ISD.

Barrett Howe, a sixth grader at Coahoma ISD and a member of Howard County 4H won the overall Supreme Champion Heifer, the top award in the Heifer class, and Supreme Champion Continental Division at the Houston Junior Livestock Show on Sunday.

Barrett's Heifer, Diva, was chosen as the top animal out of the total 2,024 entries in the category.

According to Coahoma ISD, Barrett has been showing since the third grade.

CBS 7 congratulates Barrett on this huge accomplishment!