Fair winners


Provided photo Savannah Holzen, 15, of Elizabeth Township, showed the 2017 Miami County Reserve Grand Champion Market Steer. She is a member of the Elizabeth Livestock 4-H Club and the daughter of Tim and Sharon Holzen.

Provided photo Savannah Holzen, 15, of Elizabeth Township, showed the 2017 Miami County Reserve Grand Champion Market Steer. She is a member of the Elizabeth Livestock 4-H Club and the daughter of Tim and Sharon Holzen.


Melody Vallieu | Aim Media Eva Raskay of Troy and a member of the Saddle Up 4-H Club, won First Place 9-12 Equitation at the Miami County Fair. She is the daughter of Laura and Scott Raskay.


Provided photo Carly Gump of Fletcher exhbited the Champion Hampshire Market Lamb and the Fifth Overall Market Lamb and the 2017 Ohio State Fair. Carly competed against 275 exhibitors with 689 market lambs to win this honor. Miles Gibbs of Del Rio, Texas, judged the July 26 competition. Ohio Country/Ohio AgNet, Vory’s and Sater Law Firm, and OSIA LEAD Council Booster Banner Program purhcased Carly’s lamb for $1,225 at the fair’s Market Lamb Sale. Carly is the daughter of Kevin and Janet Gump and a member of the Dalton-Kidron Big 4-H Club.


Provided photo Carly Gump of Fletcher exhbited the Champion Natural Colored Market Lamb at the 2017 Ohio State Fair. Her lamb was also named Third Over All Breeds. Carly competed against 276 exhibitors with 689 market lambs to win this honor. Miles Gibbs of Del Rio, Texas, judged the July 26 competition. Kennedy Livestok, Whitcomb Club Lambs, Mike Egbert, Gut Candy and Tom Butler Farms purchased Carly’s lamb for $1,900 at the fair’s Market Lamb Sale. Carly is the daughter of Kevin and Janet Gump and a member of the Dalton-Kidron Big 4-H Club.


Provided photo Chloe Gump of Fletchet exhibited the Champion Brockle-Face Market Lamb at the 2017 Ohio State Fair. Chloe competed against 276 exhibitors with 689 market lambs to win his honor. Miles Gibbs of Del Rio, Texas, judged the July 26 competition. Bohrer Show Lambs, Graves Fearon Insurance Agency, Provico Farm and Show, Ketcham Sheep Equipment, Mark Banbury Scholarship School, Tom Butler Farms, and OSIA LEAD Council Booster Banner Program purchsed Chloe’s lamb for $1,225 at the fair’s Market Lamb Sale. She is the daughter of Kevin and Janet Gump and a member of the Dalton-Kidron Big 4-H Club.


Provided photo Colin Tackett, 14, of Pleasant Hill, and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits, won the Buddy Ganger Outstanding Exhibitor Award in the Rabbit Barn. He is the son of Jane Jess and Charles Tackett.


Provided photo Asher Long of Covington and a member of the Premier Livestock 4-H Club, won Junior Swine Showmanship. He is the son of Josh and Libby Long.


Provided photo Adelynn Rich, 10, of Covington, and her horse Dee, won First Place All Ages Walk Trot Horsemanship, First Place 9-11 Years Western Showmanship, 9-11 Grand Champion Western Showmanship, First Place All Ages Walk Trot English Equitation, and First Place All Ages Walk Trot English Pleasure. She is a member of Boots and Saddles 4-H Club and the daughter of Robert and Mary Beth Rich.


Provided photo Elyza Long of Covington and a member of the Premier Livestock 4-H Club, won Reserve Junior Swine Showmanship. She is the daughter of Josh and Libby Long.


Provided photo Kacie Tackett, 17, of Pleasant Hill and a member of Rock-N-Rabbits 4-H Club, won Grand Champion 6-Class Doe.


Provided photo Colin Tackett, 14, of Pleasant Hill and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits, won Reserve Grand Champion Home Grown Single Fryer. He is the son of Jane Jess and Charles Tackett.


Provided photo Kylee Clemens, 12, of Troy, and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits 4-H Club, won Grand Champion Buck. She is the daughter of Amy Jones.


Provided photo Kylee Clemens, 12, of Troy, and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits 4-H Club, won Reserve Grand Champion Crossbred Buck. She is the daughter of Amy Jones.


Provided photo Kylee Clemens, 12, of Troy, and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits 4-H Club, won Grand Champion Mini Lop Doe. She is the daughter of Amy Jones.


Provided photo Colin Tackett, 14, of Pleasant Hill and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits, won Grand Champion 6-Class Buck. He is the son of Jane Jess and Charles Tackett.


Provided photo Colin Tackett, 14, of Pleasant Hill and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits, won Reserve Grand Champion Pen of 3 Market Rabbits. He is the son of Jane Jess and Charles Tackett.


Provided photo Jackson Shane, 10, had the Champion Feeder Calf and Champion Born and Raised feeder at the Miami County Fair. He attends Miami East Elementary, and is a member of the Milton-Union Meat Producers 4-H Club. He is pictured with his sister Josie Shane.


Provided photo Trenton Laughman, 12, of Piqua, and a member of the Premier Livestock 4-H Club, won Grand Champion Californian Buck. He is the son of Jeremy and Kelli Laughman.


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Savannah Holzen, 15, of Elizabeth Township, showed the 2017 Miami County Reserve Grand Champion Market Steer. She is a member of the Elizabeth Livestock 4-H Club and the daughter of Tim and Sharon Holzen.

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Eva Raskay of Troy and a member of the Saddle Up 4-H Club, won First Place 9-12 Equitation at the Miami County Fair. She is the daughter of Laura and Scott Raskay.

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Carly Gump of Fletcher exhbited the Champion Hampshire Market Lamb and the Fifth Overall Market Lamb and the 2017 Ohio State Fair. Carly competed against 275 exhibitors with 689 market lambs to win this honor. Miles Gibbs of Del Rio, Texas, judged the July 26 competition. Ohio Country/Ohio AgNet, Vory’s and Sater Law Firm, and OSIA LEAD Council Booster Banner Program purhcased Carly’s lamb for $1,225 at the fair’s Market Lamb Sale. Carly is the daughter of Kevin and Janet Gump and a member of the Dalton-Kidron Big 4-H Club.

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Carly Gump of Fletcher exhbited the Champion Natural Colored Market Lamb at the 2017 Ohio State Fair. Her lamb was also named Third Over All Breeds. Carly competed against 276 exhibitors with 689 market lambs to win this honor. Miles Gibbs of Del Rio, Texas, judged the July 26 competition. Kennedy Livestok, Whitcomb Club Lambs, Mike Egbert, Gut Candy and Tom Butler Farms purchased Carly’s lamb for $1,900 at the fair’s Market Lamb Sale. Carly is the daughter of Kevin and Janet Gump and a member of the Dalton-Kidron Big 4-H Club.

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Chloe Gump of Fletchet exhibited the Champion Brockle-Face Market Lamb at the 2017 Ohio State Fair. Chloe competed against 276 exhibitors with 689 market lambs to win his honor. Miles Gibbs of Del Rio, Texas, judged the July 26 competition. Bohrer Show Lambs, Graves Fearon Insurance Agency, Provico Farm and Show, Ketcham Sheep Equipment, Mark Banbury Scholarship School, Tom Butler Farms, and OSIA LEAD Council Booster Banner Program purchsed Chloe’s lamb for $1,225 at the fair’s Market Lamb Sale. She is the daughter of Kevin and Janet Gump and a member of the Dalton-Kidron Big 4-H Club.

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Colin Tackett, 14, of Pleasant Hill, and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits, won the Buddy Ganger Outstanding Exhibitor Award in the Rabbit Barn. He is the son of Jane Jess and Charles Tackett.

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Asher Long of Covington and a member of the Premier Livestock 4-H Club, won Junior Swine Showmanship. He is the son of Josh and Libby Long.

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Adelynn Rich, 10, of Covington, and her horse Dee, won First Place All Ages Walk Trot Horsemanship, First Place 9-11 Years Western Showmanship, 9-11 Grand Champion Western Showmanship, First Place All Ages Walk Trot English Equitation, and First Place All Ages Walk Trot English Pleasure. She is a member of Boots and Saddles 4-H Club and the daughter of Robert and Mary Beth Rich.

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Elyza Long of Covington and a member of the Premier Livestock 4-H Club, won Reserve Junior Swine Showmanship. She is the daughter of Josh and Libby Long.

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Kacie Tackett, 17, of Pleasant Hill and a member of Rock-N-Rabbits 4-H Club, won Grand Champion 6-Class Doe.

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Colin Tackett, 14, of Pleasant Hill and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits, won Reserve Grand Champion Home Grown Single Fryer. He is the son of Jane Jess and Charles Tackett.

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Kylee Clemens, 12, of Troy, and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits 4-H Club, won Grand Champion Buck. She is the daughter of Amy Jones.

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Kylee Clemens, 12, of Troy, and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits 4-H Club, won Reserve Grand Champion Crossbred Buck. She is the daughter of Amy Jones.

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Kylee Clemens, 12, of Troy, and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits 4-H Club, won Grand Champion Mini Lop Doe. She is the daughter of Amy Jones.

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Colin Tackett, 14, of Pleasant Hill and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits, won Grand Champion 6-Class Buck. He is the son of Jane Jess and Charles Tackett.

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Colin Tackett, 14, of Pleasant Hill and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits, won Reserve Grand Champion Pen of 3 Market Rabbits. He is the son of Jane Jess and Charles Tackett.

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Jackson Shane, 10, had the Champion Feeder Calf and Champion Born and Raised feeder at the Miami County Fair. He attends Miami East Elementary, and is a member of the Milton-Union Meat Producers 4-H Club. He is pictured with his sister Josie Shane.

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Trenton Laughman, 12, of Piqua, and a member of the Premier Livestock 4-H Club, won Grand Champion Californian Buck. He is the son of Jeremy and Kelli Laughman.

Provided photo Savannah Holzen, 15, of Elizabeth Township, showed the 2017 Miami County Reserve Grand Champion Market Steer. She is a member of the Elizabeth Livestock 4-H Club and the daughter of Tim and Sharon Holzen.
https://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/08/web1_Holzen-1.jpgProvided photo Savannah Holzen, 15, of Elizabeth Township, showed the 2017 Miami County Reserve Grand Champion Market Steer. She is a member of the Elizabeth Livestock 4-H Club and the daughter of Tim and Sharon Holzen.

Melody Vallieu | Aim Media Eva Raskay of Troy and a member of the Saddle Up 4-H Club, won First Place 9-12 Equitation at the Miami County Fair. She is the daughter of Laura and Scott Raskay.
https://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/08/web1_WestonHodge-1.jpgMelody Vallieu | Aim Media Eva Raskay of Troy and a member of the Saddle Up 4-H Club, won First Place 9-12 Equitation at the Miami County Fair. She is the daughter of Laura and Scott Raskay.

Provided photo Carly Gump of Fletcher exhbited the Champion Hampshire Market Lamb and the Fifth Overall Market Lamb and the 2017 Ohio State Fair. Carly competed against 275 exhibitors with 689 market lambs to win this honor. Miles Gibbs of Del Rio, Texas, judged the July 26 competition. Ohio Country/Ohio AgNet, Vory’s and Sater Law Firm, and OSIA LEAD Council Booster Banner Program purhcased Carly’s lamb for $1,225 at the fair’s Market Lamb Sale. Carly is the daughter of Kevin and Janet Gump and a member of the Dalton-Kidron Big 4-H Club.
https://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/08/web1_Carly_Hampshire-1.jpgProvided photo Carly Gump of Fletcher exhbited the Champion Hampshire Market Lamb and the Fifth Overall Market Lamb and the 2017 Ohio State Fair. Carly competed against 275 exhibitors with 689 market lambs to win this honor. Miles Gibbs of Del Rio, Texas, judged the July 26 competition. Ohio Country/Ohio AgNet, Vory’s and Sater Law Firm, and OSIA LEAD Council Booster Banner Program purhcased Carly’s lamb for $1,225 at the fair’s Market Lamb Sale. Carly is the daughter of Kevin and Janet Gump and a member of the Dalton-Kidron Big 4-H Club.

Provided photo Carly Gump of Fletcher exhbited the Champion Natural Colored Market Lamb at the 2017 Ohio State Fair. Her lamb was also named Third Over All Breeds. Carly competed against 276 exhibitors with 689 market lambs to win this honor. Miles Gibbs of Del Rio, Texas, judged the July 26 competition. Kennedy Livestok, Whitcomb Club Lambs, Mike Egbert, Gut Candy and Tom Butler Farms purchased Carly’s lamb for $1,900 at the fair’s Market Lamb Sale. Carly is the daughter of Kevin and Janet Gump and a member of the Dalton-Kidron Big 4-H Club.
https://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/08/web1_Carly_Natural-1.jpgProvided photo Carly Gump of Fletcher exhbited the Champion Natural Colored Market Lamb at the 2017 Ohio State Fair. Her lamb was also named Third Over All Breeds. Carly competed against 276 exhibitors with 689 market lambs to win this honor. Miles Gibbs of Del Rio, Texas, judged the July 26 competition. Kennedy Livestok, Whitcomb Club Lambs, Mike Egbert, Gut Candy and Tom Butler Farms purchased Carly’s lamb for $1,900 at the fair’s Market Lamb Sale. Carly is the daughter of Kevin and Janet Gump and a member of the Dalton-Kidron Big 4-H Club.

Provided photo Chloe Gump of Fletchet exhibited the Champion Brockle-Face Market Lamb at the 2017 Ohio State Fair. Chloe competed against 276 exhibitors with 689 market lambs to win his honor. Miles Gibbs of Del Rio, Texas, judged the July 26 competition. Bohrer Show Lambs, Graves Fearon Insurance Agency, Provico Farm and Show, Ketcham Sheep Equipment, Mark Banbury Scholarship School, Tom Butler Farms, and OSIA LEAD Council Booster Banner Program purchsed Chloe’s lamb for $1,225 at the fair’s Market Lamb Sale. She is the daughter of Kevin and Janet Gump and a member of the Dalton-Kidron Big 4-H Club.
https://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/08/web1_ChloeGump-1.jpgProvided photo Chloe Gump of Fletchet exhibited the Champion Brockle-Face Market Lamb at the 2017 Ohio State Fair. Chloe competed against 276 exhibitors with 689 market lambs to win his honor. Miles Gibbs of Del Rio, Texas, judged the July 26 competition. Bohrer Show Lambs, Graves Fearon Insurance Agency, Provico Farm and Show, Ketcham Sheep Equipment, Mark Banbury Scholarship School, Tom Butler Farms, and OSIA LEAD Council Booster Banner Program purchsed Chloe’s lamb for $1,225 at the fair’s Market Lamb Sale. She is the daughter of Kevin and Janet Gump and a member of the Dalton-Kidron Big 4-H Club.

Provided photo Colin Tackett, 14, of Pleasant Hill, and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits, won the Buddy Ganger Outstanding Exhibitor Award in the Rabbit Barn. He is the son of Jane Jess and Charles Tackett.
https://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/08/web1_ColinTackett_BuddyGanger.jpgProvided photo Colin Tackett, 14, of Pleasant Hill, and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits, won the Buddy Ganger Outstanding Exhibitor Award in the Rabbit Barn. He is the son of Jane Jess and Charles Tackett.

Provided photo Asher Long of Covington and a member of the Premier Livestock 4-H Club, won Junior Swine Showmanship. He is the son of Josh and Libby Long.
https://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/08/web1_AsherLong.jpgProvided photo Asher Long of Covington and a member of the Premier Livestock 4-H Club, won Junior Swine Showmanship. He is the son of Josh and Libby Long.

Provided photo Adelynn Rich, 10, of Covington, and her horse Dee, won First Place All Ages Walk Trot Horsemanship, First Place 9-11 Years Western Showmanship, 9-11 Grand Champion Western Showmanship, First Place All Ages Walk Trot English Equitation, and First Place All Ages Walk Trot English Pleasure. She is a member of Boots and Saddles 4-H Club and the daughter of Robert and Mary Beth Rich.
https://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/08/web1_AdelynnRich-2.jpgProvided photo Adelynn Rich, 10, of Covington, and her horse Dee, won First Place All Ages Walk Trot Horsemanship, First Place 9-11 Years Western Showmanship, 9-11 Grand Champion Western Showmanship, First Place All Ages Walk Trot English Equitation, and First Place All Ages Walk Trot English Pleasure. She is a member of Boots and Saddles 4-H Club and the daughter of Robert and Mary Beth Rich.

Provided photo Elyza Long of Covington and a member of the Premier Livestock 4-H Club, won Reserve Junior Swine Showmanship. She is the daughter of Josh and Libby Long.
https://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/08/web1_ElyzaLong.jpgProvided photo Elyza Long of Covington and a member of the Premier Livestock 4-H Club, won Reserve Junior Swine Showmanship. She is the daughter of Josh and Libby Long.

Provided photo Kacie Tackett, 17, of Pleasant Hill and a member of Rock-N-Rabbits 4-H Club, won Grand Champion 6-Class Doe.
https://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/08/web1_KaseyTackett_GCDoe.jpgProvided photo Kacie Tackett, 17, of Pleasant Hill and a member of Rock-N-Rabbits 4-H Club, won Grand Champion 6-Class Doe.

Provided photo Colin Tackett, 14, of Pleasant Hill and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits, won Reserve Grand Champion Home Grown Single Fryer. He is the son of Jane Jess and Charles Tackett.
https://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/08/web1_ColinTackett_ReserveGrand_HomeGrown.jpgProvided photo Colin Tackett, 14, of Pleasant Hill and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits, won Reserve Grand Champion Home Grown Single Fryer. He is the son of Jane Jess and Charles Tackett.

Provided photo Kylee Clemens, 12, of Troy, and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits 4-H Club, won Grand Champion Buck. She is the daughter of Amy Jones.
https://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/08/web1_KyleeClemens.jpgProvided photo Kylee Clemens, 12, of Troy, and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits 4-H Club, won Grand Champion Buck. She is the daughter of Amy Jones.

Provided photo Kylee Clemens, 12, of Troy, and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits 4-H Club, won Reserve Grand Champion Crossbred Buck. She is the daughter of Amy Jones.
https://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/08/web1_Clemens_CrossbredBuck.jpgProvided photo Kylee Clemens, 12, of Troy, and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits 4-H Club, won Reserve Grand Champion Crossbred Buck. She is the daughter of Amy Jones.

Provided photo Kylee Clemens, 12, of Troy, and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits 4-H Club, won Grand Champion Mini Lop Doe. She is the daughter of Amy Jones.
https://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/08/web1_KyleeClemons_MiniLop.jpgProvided photo Kylee Clemens, 12, of Troy, and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits 4-H Club, won Grand Champion Mini Lop Doe. She is the daughter of Amy Jones.

Provided photo Colin Tackett, 14, of Pleasant Hill and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits, won Grand Champion 6-Class Buck. He is the son of Jane Jess and Charles Tackett.
https://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/08/web1_ColinTackett_6-ClassBuck.jpgProvided photo Colin Tackett, 14, of Pleasant Hill and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits, won Grand Champion 6-Class Buck. He is the son of Jane Jess and Charles Tackett.

Provided photo Colin Tackett, 14, of Pleasant Hill and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits, won Reserve Grand Champion Pen of 3 Market Rabbits. He is the son of Jane Jess and Charles Tackett.
https://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/08/web1_ColinTackett_Penof4.jpgProvided photo Colin Tackett, 14, of Pleasant Hill and a member of the Rock-N-Rabbits, won Reserve Grand Champion Pen of 3 Market Rabbits. He is the son of Jane Jess and Charles Tackett.

Provided photo Jackson Shane, 10, had the Champion Feeder Calf and Champion Born and Raised feeder at the Miami County Fair. He attends Miami East Elementary, and is a member of the Milton-Union Meat Producers 4-H Club. He is pictured with his sister Josie Shane.
https://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/08/web1_JacksonShane.jpgProvided photo Jackson Shane, 10, had the Champion Feeder Calf and Champion Born and Raised feeder at the Miami County Fair. He attends Miami East Elementary, and is a member of the Milton-Union Meat Producers 4-H Club. He is pictured with his sister Josie Shane.

Provided photo Trenton Laughman, 12, of Piqua, and a member of the Premier Livestock 4-H Club, won Grand Champion Californian Buck. He is the son of Jeremy and Kelli Laughman.
https://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/08/web1_TrentonLaughman.jpgProvided photo Trenton Laughman, 12, of Piqua, and a member of the Premier Livestock 4-H Club, won Grand Champion Californian Buck. He is the son of Jeremy and Kelli Laughman.