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4-H Fair

4-H Fair
  • NWS - HB0722 - morris wave - DP Morris takes on new role as Madison County 4-H queen

    Stephanie Morris, the daughter of Steve and Carla Jo Morris of Elwood, was selected as Madison County’s 4-H queen during the fair’s opening-night pageant Sunday at the fairgrounds.

    July 22, 2013 2 Photos

  • 4-H Fair: Queen candidate profiles

    The 4-H Fair Queen Pageant is to be held tonight at 7:30 p.m. at the fairgrounds in Alexandria. Here are short bios for each of the candidates.

    July 20, 2013

  • 4-H Fair: 10-year members

    The Alexandria Kiwanis Club and the Madison County 4-H Association have announced the 4-H members who are completing 10 years in the 4-H program.

    July 20, 2013

  • 0722 news 4-H Fair 061.jpg Horses big part of 4-Hers life

    Nine-year-old Micah Hardy, like many 4-Hers, has never known a life without horses. Her mother joked that her daughter was even on a horse before she was born as she rode while she was pregnant with the girl.

    July 21, 2012 1 Photo

  • 0722 news 4-H Fair 051.jpg Souped up and ready to go

    It isn’t much of a spectator sport but the competitors readying their garden tractors for the decades-old pull sure do enjoy it. “It’s not that exciting to sit and watch,” joked Wayne Richards, the coordinator for this year’s Garden Tractor Pull at the Madison County 4-H Fair. “But it is a lot of fun to be a part of.

    July 21, 2012 2 Photos

  • 0720 news 4H fair 003.jpg More to 4-H than livestock

    Don’t go into Exhibit Hall just to escape the sweltering heat at the Madison County 4-H Fair. 4-Hers like Tressia Phipps and Jackie Lieurance want you to go there to appreciate the hundreds of projects on display inside that air-conditioned building.

    July 19, 2012 1 Photo

  • 0720-news-4H-fair-034-crop.jpg Teen loves her pigs — and lets them go

    In her fifth year of 4-H, Cheyenne Morgan is part of the Grand Champions Club. This year she won two reserve-champion ribbons, a third, two fifths and a sixth place and showed six hogs.

    July 19, 2012 1 Photo

  • 0719 news 4H fair 119.jpg Midway rides thrill fairgoers

    Despite the heat and the storms, the midway at the Madison County 4-H Fair has a lot to offer for Alexandria and the rest of Madison County. Between classic fair food and new and returning rides, the fair has delivered another carnival for the entire area.

    July 18, 2012 1 Photo

  • 0719 news 4-H profile.jpg At 4-H Fair, responsibility an age-old component

    For Isaac Mohr and his brother, Cade, of Pendleton, raising and showing their animals for 4-H is about responsibility.

    July 18, 2012 1 Photo

  • 0718 news 4-H 95.jpg Raising, showing animals is hard work

    Showing animals in the Madison County 4-H Fair competitions is more than just strutting animals around an arena. There is a lot of hard work that goes into raising the animals, and then caring for and prepping them for the fair competitions.

    July 17, 2012 1 Photo