Fair board talks avian flu  

BY ROBERT AMABILEHarrison News-Herald Staff Writer The Harrison County Fair will be held June 20–25, and the fair board met on Monday evening to get more of the details sorted out. The meeting began with the board discussing finances; expenses were all in order. The...

Grand champions announced at fair

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Market Hog Champions from Harrison County Fair

  The champions for market hogs were announced: The Grand Champion Market Hog, was awarded to Grayden Sproull; the Reserve Champion Market Hog was awarded to Madison Young. Third Overall – Kealy Ghezzi, fourth Overall Jenna Young, and fifty Overall Leah...

Numbers up for fair

By AMY GAREIS News-Herald Staff Writer CADIZ – Attendance and sales numbers were up as the Harrison County Fair drew to a close. Fair officials reported that despite bouts of rain and humidity, the event on July 2-6 still drew crowds to partake of food, rides,...

Corrected schedule for truck and tractor pulls

By BEVERLY ENOLD News-Herald Staff Writer CADIZ – Apologies to the Fair Board and all News-Herald readers for the incorrect information on truck and tractor pulls at the Harrison County Fair featured in last weeks edition. The Harrison County Fair will feature truck...

What’s got your goat?

Gabby Rice’s year-old pygmy goat, Josie, gets a little gruff during a stroll at the fairgrounds this past week but it could have been the heat. Rice, 9, of Bowerston, entered Josie in the goat show while representing the Dusty Boots 4-H Club. As the 164th Annual...

165th Harrison County Fair is in full swing!

CADIZ – The fun is back as the 165th Harrison County Fair continues this week. Events will be held now through July 9 at the fairgrounds in Cadiz and organizers say there is definitely something for everyone, from rides and animals to pulls and a demolition...

Harrison County Fair draws higher attendance

CADIZ – Hot, humid days, mixed with rain toward weeks end, would not keep people from enjoying the 164th Harrison County Fair this year. Fair Board President Don Jones reported a 2-percent increase in totals at the gate with Saturday’s tractor and truck pulls drawing...

The 164th Annual Harrison County Fair is here

By CORNTEY DOWDLE News Herald Staff Writer CADIZ – The 164th Annual Harrison County Fair started this week with a full schedule of events including Junior Fair shows, derbies and truck and tractor pulls. According to Senior Fair Board member Devanie Gladman, the fair...