Fair is all about the kids


This young set of trophy winners is from the Garden Tractor Pull on Saturday. From left are Grayson Rodgers, Sadie Kerns, Luke Hall, Brody Webb and Adron Hale.

This young set of trophy winners is from the Garden Tractor Pull on Saturday. From left are Grayson Rodgers, Sadie Kerns, Luke Hall, Brody Webb and Adron Hale.


Gary Huffenberger | News Journal

Alia Hester, right, smiles for the camera while her kitchen colleague Caidance Latham, left, stays on task during the Cloverbud Cooking Challenge in the Peterson Building Saturday. The two were making a cinnamon bear snack mix, which explains the small pink bears in the center foreground used later for dish presentation. For many more photos from the opening three days of the fair, see inside today’s News Journal and online at wnewsj.com.


Gary Huffenberger | News Journal

Two youngsters show their delight with this year’s offerings in corn dog cuisine.


Tom Barr | News Journal

Kids at the fair enjoy meeting and learning from the Ohio Division of Wildlife.


Tom Barr | News Journal

Kaden Kimple riding Ditto in one of the Horse Show competitions.


Elizabeth Clark | For The News Journal

Pygmy Goat Showmanship winners include, from left, Beginner Mallory Thomas, Junior Showman Nikita White, Judge Lisa Bragg, Intermediate Showman Makayla Thompson, Senior & Showman of Showmen Erin Wilson, and Queen Jillian Richardson.


Phyllis Cocklin | For the News Journal

This young set of trophy winners is from the Garden Tractor Pull on Saturday. From left are Grayson Rodgers, Sadie Kerns, Luke Hall, Brody Webb and Adron Hale.

Alia Hester, right, smiles for the camera while her kitchen colleague Caidance Latham, left, stays on task during the Cloverbud Cooking Challenge in the Peterson Building Saturday. The two were making a cinnamon bear snack mix, which explains the small pink bears in the center foreground used later for dish presentation. For many more photos from the opening three days of the fair, see inside today’s News Journal and online at wnewsj.com.

Two youngsters show their delight with this year’s offerings in corn dog cuisine.

Kids at the fair enjoy meeting and learning from the Ohio Division of Wildlife.

Kaden Kimple riding Ditto in one of the Horse Show competitions.

Pygmy Goat Showmanship winners include, from left, Beginner Mallory Thomas, Junior Showman Nikita White, Judge Lisa Bragg, Intermediate Showman Makayla Thompson, Senior & Showman of Showmen Erin Wilson, and Queen Jillian Richardson.

This young set of trophy winners is from the Garden Tractor Pull on Saturday. From left are Grayson Rodgers, Sadie Kerns, Luke Hall, Brody Webb and Adron Hale.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/07/web1_kid_trophies-1.jpgThis young set of trophy winners is from the Garden Tractor Pull on Saturday. From left are Grayson Rodgers, Sadie Kerns, Luke Hall, Brody Webb and Adron Hale. Gary Huffenberger | News Journal

Alia Hester, right, smiles for the camera while her kitchen colleague Caidance Latham, left, stays on task during the Cloverbud Cooking Challenge in the Peterson Building Saturday. The two were making a cinnamon bear snack mix, which explains the small pink bears in the center foreground used later for dish presentation. For many more photos from the opening three days of the fair, see inside today’s News Journal and online at wnewsj.com.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/07/web1_cloverbuds-1.jpgAlia Hester, right, smiles for the camera while her kitchen colleague Caidance Latham, left, stays on task during the Cloverbud Cooking Challenge in the Peterson Building Saturday. The two were making a cinnamon bear snack mix, which explains the small pink bears in the center foreground used later for dish presentation. For many more photos from the opening three days of the fair, see inside today’s News Journal and online at wnewsj.com. Gary Huffenberger | News Journal

Two youngsters show their delight with this year’s offerings in corn dog cuisine.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/07/web1_2-kids-and-corn-dogs-1.jpgTwo youngsters show their delight with this year’s offerings in corn dog cuisine. Tom Barr | News Journal

Kids at the fair enjoy meeting and learning from the Ohio Division of Wildlife.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/07/web1_officer-and-kids-1.jpgKids at the fair enjoy meeting and learning from the Ohio Division of Wildlife. Tom Barr | News Journal

Kaden Kimple riding Ditto in one of the Horse Show competitions.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/07/web1_DSC_9382-2.jpgKaden Kimple riding Ditto in one of the Horse Show competitions. Elizabeth Clark | For The News Journal

Pygmy Goat Showmanship winners include, from left, Beginner Mallory Thomas, Junior Showman Nikita White, Judge Lisa Bragg, Intermediate Showman Makayla Thompson, Senior & Showman of Showmen Erin Wilson, and Queen Jillian Richardson.
https://www.wnewsj.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/22/2018/07/web1_pygmy-goat-showmanship-110-2.jpgPygmy Goat Showmanship winners include, from left, Beginner Mallory Thomas, Junior Showman Nikita White, Judge Lisa Bragg, Intermediate Showman Makayla Thompson, Senior & Showman of Showmen Erin Wilson, and Queen Jillian Richardson. Phyllis Cocklin | For the News Journal