Photo Gallery: Sam Luptak Jr.'s images from Tuesday at the fair
Plenty of food and fun prevailed Tuesday as the Lawrence County Fair continued with its 2012 edition. News correspondent Sam Luptak Jr. was on hand to capture a gallery of images.
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One Last Look: Photo galleries, video and stories from the Lawrence County Fair
It was a week to remember. Plenty of food, fun and excitement took place at the Lawrence County Fair. Relive all the memories one more time.
Photo Gallery, Story: Livestock auction caps county fair
Cooler weather, blue skies and support of the agriculture industry were among reasons meat-buyers went to the fair early Saturday. But most went to put their money behind the hard-working youths who had spent the year raising animals for this big week.
Honors presented as fair ends
Every year, at least two youths stand out from the crowd at the Lawrence County Fair. That is especially true when it comes to dedication and involvement in 4-H and livestock. This year, Jocelyn Kelly of Wampum and Jenny Ratvasky of Volant were considered as among those by their peers and 4-H and FFA leaders.
Photo Gallery, Story: Grand champion animals selected
The top-showing animals at the Lawrence County Fair and the youths who raised them were honored with banners and ribbons. Buyers at the Lawrence County Junior Livestock Sale Saturday paid for those winners as a way to support local 4-H and FFA youths and their endeavors.
Wool fashions highlighted in sheep show
The beautiful possibilities of wool were on display Friday night at the Lawrence County Fair. About 200 people attended the annual Lead Line fashion show in the livestock arena, where children ages four to 18 and some adults modeled handmade woolen clothing in glorious variety.
Photo Gallery, Story: Olympics help farm families pass time at fair
Even the county fair can get boring for farm kids who stay on the grounds all week. For them — and other interested youngsters — the “Farm Olympics” were born to add some fun with farm-themed contests.
Lambs draw former resident baaaaack to area
For Joel Mariacher Jr., the Lawrence County Fair means coming home. The former Wampum/New Beaver-area resident flew in Tuesday morning to coordinate lamb showmanship. “It is a homecoming for me,” he said.
Video, Photo Gallery: Cows, calves in fair’s spotlight
You wouldn’t expect to see a calf dressed as a soldier or a superhero. But calves in all sorts of get-ups — as well as costumed toddlers and children and young women in high heels — traipsed through the sawdust in the livestock show arena at the Lawrence County Fair last night to promote dairy products.
- Photo Gallery: Sam Luptak Jr.'s images from Wednesday at the fair Plenty of food and fun prevailed Wednesday as the Lawrence County Fair continued with its 2012 edition. But don’t forget about all the cool rides! News correspondent Sam Luptak Jr. was on hand to capture a gallery of images.
- Photo Gallery: Tiffany Wolfe's images from Wednesday at the Lawrence County Fair Plenty of food and fun prevailed Wednesday as the Lawrence County Fair continued with its 2012 edition. News correspondent Tiffany Wolfe was on hand to capture a gallery of images.
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