Fair Board chairman Cook says at ‘the present point we are not looking at returning to Columbia.’
It was a hot and busy day in Sturgeon while the Boone County Fair got down to business.
The fair opened with a 32 float/participant parade, a five tractor, tractor drive and a 23-rider horse show.
For many, especially those lining Sturgeons’ sun-lit Ogden Street, the parade was the main attraction. From the Hallsville go-getters float – complete with a faux-smoking campfire, to the smile-packed wagon-load that was the Sturgeon High School Cheerleaders’ float, the parade had nearly something for everyone, and that included hailstorms of hand-thrown candy that put smiles on many young, and young at heart faces.
For the complete article see this week’s edition of the Centralia Fireside Guard.