- 4-H Fair
Frankton teen takes first attempt at 4-H competition in stride
Lexie Bousman is participating in her first Madison County 4-H Fair, and though her pet rooster, "Quail Bird," didn’t fare well with the judges, the bird was still a hit in other ways.
Struggling to find the cool at the fair
As temperatures once again soared into the mid-90s on Monday, finding effective ways to keep animals and their humans cool became job one at the Madison County 4-H Fair.
Rising early to get rabbits ready
By the time you read this Tuesday, Emilee Hollingsworth will have been up for hours, prepping and primping, cleaning and clipping the nails of her 18 rabbits, readying them for judging at the Madison County 4-H Fair.
Thurston reigns as Madison County 4-H Fair queen
Fighting back tears and unleashing a huge smile, Samantha ‘Sammi’ Thurston was crowned as 2012 Madison County 4-H Fair Queen on Sunday night, during opening day of the Madison County 4-H Fair.
Madison County 4-H Fair schedule
July 15-21 — Daily from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Free admission, free evening entertainment, $2 a day parking
4-H Queen candidate profiles
The 4-H Fair Queen Pageant is to be held tonight at 7:30 p.m. on the main stage at the fairgrounds in Alexandria. Here are the bios for each of the candidates.
On yet another muggy day, 4-H Fair closes
Bracelet Day at the Madison County 4-H Fair almost resembled an old western ghost town Saturday afternoon.
Madison County 4-H Fair: Day 6
Photos from the Madison County 4-H Fair on Thursday
Showmanship and responsibility
The Mares family of Lapel will bring a total of 21 horses to the Madison County 4-H Fair this week, but most of those horses will be shown by horseless children. “It teaches them responsibility and good manners,” grandfather Carl Mares said of the fair.
4-H Fair schedule: July 22
The Madison County 4-H Fair has activities through Saturday at the 4-H Fairgrounds at Beulah Park in Alexandria.
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