Category: Area Fairs

A Great Week at the Fair for Paulding FFA Chapter

By: Emma Horstman, Paulding FFA Reporter The Paulding County Fair recently took place June 12th through the 17th. The Paulding FFA Chapter had a successful week from livestock shows, Jr. Fair activities, and the Paulding FFA Alumni Sausage Stand. Many members competed in shows as well as working in the FFA Sausage Stand throughout the…

Paulding County Fair Grand and Reserve Auction Animals

Grand Champion Market Hog: Alan Griffiths, #127, Suds 24/7 Inc. – Cooper Farms,  $ 700.00 Reserve Champion Market Hog: Trevor Speice, #121, Ace Rental Place, $ 600.00 Grand Champion Market Lamb: Bejamin Weible, #371, Jewell Grain Company, $ 700.00 Reserve Champion Market Lamb: Brooke Greulach, #283, Baughman Tile Company, $ 700.00 Grand Champion Single Fryer:…

2017 Paulding County Fair Result

RABBIT SHOW  Senior Rabbit Showmanship: Riley Stoller – First place-Trophy/Rosette; Junior Rabbit Showmanship: Aewyn McMichael – First place-Trophy/Rosette; Beginning Rabbit Showmanship: Claire Miller – First place-Trophy/Rosette;  Champion of Champion Rabbit Showmanship: Jowaine Grimes – First place-Chair/Rosette; Pee Wee Rabbit Showmanship: N/A; Beginner Market Skillathon (8-11 year olds): William Krynock – First place-Trophy; Intermediate Market Skillathon…

Paulding County Fair Wraps Up Another Great Year!

The Paulding County Fairgrounds were a busy place this past week and the West Bend News has been right there with the events going on. The heat was intense all week long for fairgoers and animals alike. On Monday the parade took place starting at 6:30 pm, winding through the path between the vendors and…

2017 Paulding County Junior Fair Showman of Showmen Contest

On Friday, June 16, 2017 the Showman of Showmen Contest took place at the Paulding County 4-H Fair. This contest brings the top showman of each livestock category into a final competition for overall best showman. The following top livestock showmen competed: Jowaine Grimes, Rabbits; Jacob Klopfenstein, Dairy/Beef; Faith Meraz, Goats; Trevor Speice, Swine; Hannah…

Paulding County Fair Going on Now!

The Annual Paulding County Fair is going on now with acres of fun. There is a new area in the north section of the extension large hall during the Paulding County Fair Air Conditioned; Speakers for All Ages; Prizes; Free Giveaways Hosted by OSLI Extension Here is the Fair Activities Schedule: Monday, June 12, 2017…

Join Paulding SWCD at the 2017 Paulding County Fair!

By: Patrick Troyer, Education Specialist The 2017 Paulding County Fair is quickly approaching and the Paulding Soil & Water Conservation District (SWCD) is preparing some great activities for you and your family! We will be in a new location this year in the new “Acres of Fun” area which will be located in the Paulding…

Sherwood Flea Market & Garage Sale

The signs are now up on this gorgeous day for the Sherwood Flea Market & Garage Sale. The signage, designed and manufactured locally by West Bend, are announcing the fantastic sales by the town’s people and businesses coming up this weekend on February 4th and 5th. The Village of Sherwood is located on US 127 in…

Christmas in the Park

“Christmas in the Park” Saturday, November 26 & Sunday, November 27 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Franke Park, 3411 Sherman Blvd., Fort Wayne, IN; FREE Admission and refreshments Activities for the Entire Family: Delight in horse-drawn wagon/carriage ride – 26th 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. & 27th 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Experience the “Streets…

Northwest Ohio Manufacturing Day At Northwest State

Community leaders, representatives from regional manufacturers and area high school students converged today at Northwest State Community College in Archbold, OH for the Northwest Ohio Manufacturing Day. Students were treated to an expo tour, a panel discussion featuring success stories, and classroom and lab breakout sessions. Manufacturers set up informative displays in the Atrium to…

Antwerp Trick or Treat Night

Trick-or-Treat: Saturday, October 29 Trick-or-Treat in the Village of Antwerp will be Saturday, October 29 from 5:00 – 6:30 p.m. The Antwerp Chamber of Commerce Halloween Parade will line up at 3:15 p.m at VanCrest Assisted Living. At 3:30 p.m. they will parade over to the Fire Hall for costume judging. Costumes will be judged…