More Locals Involved In State Fair Activities

An Award of Excellence ribbon won by Bond County Junior Miss Brianna Ulmer for a speech she gave at the Illinois State Fair
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Local musician Bruce “Swamp” Weiss participated in a few competitions in the Illinois State Fair recently. Bruce placed second in the senior level for banjo and second in the senior level for fiddle.

Many additional youngsters have been participating in the state fair…please join us in congratulating them!

If you or your family members have been involved in state fair competition, please share the information and photos with us. You can send them to ryan@wgel.com.

Bond County Junior Miss Brianna Ulmer in the show ring.
Bond County Junior Miss Brianna Ulmer in the show ring.
Emily Ulmer in the show ring.
Emily Ulmer in the show ring.
Maddey Tebbe in the show ring.
Maddey Tebbe in the show ring.
Holden Enloe with his ribbon from his vegetable market basket project.
Holden Enloe with his ribbon from his vegetable market basket project.
Morgan Wilderman with her visual arts project at the state fair.
Morgan Wilderman with her visual arts project at the state fair.
Megan Miller won a Supreme Ribbon on her speech at the state fair.
Megan Miller won a Supreme Ribbon on her speech at the state fair.
Rachel Ronat with her bread that she prepared to exhibit in the 4H project event at the state fair.
Rachel Ronat with her bread that she prepared to exhibit in the 4H project event at the state fair.
Trent Obermark with his grain bin safety project at the state fair.
Trent Obermark with his grain bin safety project at the state fair.
Grant Wilderman and his second place ribbon from the sheep show.
Grant Wilderman and his second place ribbon from the sheep show.
Joely Craver at the state fair with her woodworking project.
Joely Craver at the state fair with her woodworking project.
Callie Caylor showing off the dress she made for the State Fair.
Callie Caylor showing off the dress she made for the State Fair.