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Dworzynski named fair queen

By Daniel Winningham For the second consecutive year — and the sixth time since 2003 — the […]

Born to be baaaaaa-d

By Rick Wade There was plenty of horseflesh on display during two days of harness racing at […]

Fair opens on schedule despite heavy rain

By Rick Wade A late afternoon “gully washer” June 23 did not dampen the spirits of those […]

Little Miss/Mister crowned June 24

By Daniel Winningham With plenty of cowboy hats and a large pair of boots as a backdrop, […]

Little Miss/Mister interviews entertain audience

By Daniel Winningham Each Little Miss and Mister contestant answered a series of questions on stage. 2012 […]

Harness races entertain afternoon crowds

Although there was some concern the track would not dry out following heavy weekend rains, temperatures rose […]

Hettick couple named senior royalty at county fair

By Rick Wade The Macoupin County Fair would not be the same if people like Bill and […]

2012 royalty bids farewell

By Daniel Winningham Just prior to this year’s Miss Macoupin and Junior Miss winners being crowned Tuesday […]

Mini grants Awarded by the Macoupin County Anti-Meth

Rev. Mary Alice and Sharon Wilson: Virden, First United Methodist Church This year’s recipients of the five, […]

4-H Foods Show at Fairgrounds

The Macoupin County 4-H program held its annual 4-H Foods Show at the county fairgrounds June 10th. […]