Rainy start to county fair
CARLINVILLE (June 28, 2018) – Tuesday’s scheduled start of the Macoupin County Fair at the county fairgrounds north of Carlinville was delayed due to inclement weather. The opening ceremonies, as well as harness racing, was postponed until noon on Wednesday. Food vendors and the carnival rides were all set up ready for action as the fair kicks off in earnest on Wednesday. Anni Ibberson of Virden was crowned 2018 Miss Macoupin County Wednesday night. See next week’s edition for more information on all the fair activities.