Tag: Allen County Fair

President Zoi Yoho called the Aug. 9 meeting of the Prairie Rose 4-H Club to order.  Doug Dix, songleader, led the club in the Pledge of Allegiance and the 4-H Pledge.  Roll call was answered…

The 127th annual Allen County Fair proved one final time how unique this year has been, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The annual livestock auction wrapped up the 2020 Fair, with only a fraction of…

Undaunted by the threat of COVID-19, the 2020 4-H goat show was a rousing success, with young people across multiple age groups excitedly showing off all the hard work they’d put into their animals. Shelby…

Cowboy put his trust into his rider as he turned left around the first barrel in the Allen County Arena Wednesday evening.  The horse is missing his left eye and can’t see anything on that…

Thursday night the 2020 4-H hog show drew a substantial crowd, and showcased some intense competition among the youth showing off their prized pigs. Carly Dreher led the way by winning grand champion in the…

Cassidy Friend, with the Logan Pals 4-H Club, warms up her horse, Bell, before the performance events at the 4-H Horse Show Wednesday night at the Allen County Fair. The fair was scaled down this…

4-H’er Mary Brown visits with judge Eric Marr Tuesday about her photographs. Judging for photography, clothing buymanship and construction and fiber arts was held at the Bowlus Fine Arts Center as part of the Allen…

The crowd was smaller, but there was still plenty of fun to be had Sunday, to kick off the 2020 Allen County Fair. Sunday’s activities — arts and crafts and home environment judging, followed by…

The closing of this year’s Kansas State Fair — at least the public parts — will have no effect on the upcoming Allen County Fair. In fact, this year’s renditions of the county and state…

We are only a few weeks away from the start of the Allen County Fair — and I usually write an anticipatory column to incite excitement and attendance of the Fair.  Past columns have been…