Gabe Baxter Named Winner Of Bond County Fair Talent Competition

Junior Miss Bond County Fair Shelbi McCray (far left) and Bond County Fair Queen Kelli Mollett (far right) with this year's talent show participants: (L to R) Gabe Baxter, Morgan Wilderman, and Claire Mueller.

The Bond County Fair Talent Competition was held Friday night in the grandstand. Three youth participated in the junior category this year.
13 year old Gabe Baxter won first place in the contest for his guitar and vocal performance. 12 year old Morgan Wilderman played piano and took second place. 13 year old Claire Mueller placed third for her guitar and vocal performance.

Gabe Baxter
Gabe Baxter

Gabe will move forward to represent Bond County in the state competition in January.