Scenes from the 75th annual Highland County Fair


LeeAnn Vance (left) and her parents, Steve and Amy Vance, attempt to guide a pig in the right direction.

LeeAnn Vance (left) and her parents, Steve and Amy Vance, attempt to guide a pig in the right direction.


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Landry Teeters, an eighth-grader in the Fairfield Local School District, grooms a calf.


Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

Five-year-olds Michael Caskey (left) of Greenfield and Loghan Mego of the Frankfort area take a ride Sunday at the fair.


Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

A rider rounds a barrel during a rodeo Sunday at the Highland County Fair.


Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

New Highland County Fair Queen Sydney Hamilton (left) is crowned by outgoing queen Hannah Hopkins.


Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

Contestants show their animals during an open class beef show.


Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

A steer wrestling leaps from his horse toward a steer during Sunday’s rodeo.


Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

The contestants at Sunday’s queen and king contests are pictured (l-r) Addy Knauff, Somara Donley, Sydney Hamilton, Anne-Marie Ogden, Rachel Rudy, Trinity Edenfield, Jayden Hixson and James Hagar.


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Kids prepare for a ride at the 75th annual Highland County Fair.


Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

LeeAnn Vance (left) and her parents, Steve and Amy Vance, attempt to guide a pig in the right direction.

Landry Teeters, an eighth-grader in the Fairfield Local School District, grooms a calf.

Five-year-olds Michael Caskey (left) of Greenfield and Loghan Mego of the Frankfort area take a ride Sunday at the fair.

A rider rounds a barrel during a rodeo Sunday at the Highland County Fair.

New Highland County Fair Queen Sydney Hamilton (left) is crowned by outgoing queen Hannah Hopkins.

Contestants show their animals during an open class beef show.

A steer wrestling leaps from his horse toward a steer during Sunday’s rodeo.

The contestants at Sunday’s queen and king contests are pictured (l-r) Addy Knauff, Somara Donley, Sydney Hamilton, Anne-Marie Ogden, Rachel Rudy, Trinity Edenfield, Jayden Hixson and James Hagar.

Kids prepare for a ride at the 75th annual Highland County Fair.

LeeAnn Vance (left) and her parents, Steve and Amy Vance, attempt to guide a pig in the right direction.
https://www.timesgazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2022/09/web1_Fair-1.jpgLeeAnn Vance (left) and her parents, Steve and Amy Vance, attempt to guide a pig in the right direction. Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

Landry Teeters, an eighth-grader in the Fairfield Local School District, grooms a calf.
https://www.timesgazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2022/09/web1_FAir-2.jpgLandry Teeters, an eighth-grader in the Fairfield Local School District, grooms a calf. Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

Five-year-olds Michael Caskey (left) of Greenfield and Loghan Mego of the Frankfort area take a ride Sunday at the fair.
https://www.timesgazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2022/09/web1_Fair-3.jpgFive-year-olds Michael Caskey (left) of Greenfield and Loghan Mego of the Frankfort area take a ride Sunday at the fair. Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

A rider rounds a barrel during a rodeo Sunday at the Highland County Fair.
https://www.timesgazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2022/09/web1_Fair-4.jpgA rider rounds a barrel during a rodeo Sunday at the Highland County Fair. Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

New Highland County Fair Queen Sydney Hamilton (left) is crowned by outgoing queen Hannah Hopkins.
https://www.timesgazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2022/09/web1_Fair-5.jpgNew Highland County Fair Queen Sydney Hamilton (left) is crowned by outgoing queen Hannah Hopkins. Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

Contestants show their animals during an open class beef show.
https://www.timesgazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2022/09/web1_Fair-6.jpgContestants show their animals during an open class beef show. Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

A steer wrestling leaps from his horse toward a steer during Sunday’s rodeo.
https://www.timesgazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2022/09/web1_Fair-7.jpgA steer wrestling leaps from his horse toward a steer during Sunday’s rodeo. Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

The contestants at Sunday’s queen and king contests are pictured (l-r) Addy Knauff, Somara Donley, Sydney Hamilton, Anne-Marie Ogden, Rachel Rudy, Trinity Edenfield, Jayden Hixson and James Hagar.
https://www.timesgazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2022/09/web1_Fair-8.jpgThe contestants at Sunday’s queen and king contests are pictured (l-r) Addy Knauff, Somara Donley, Sydney Hamilton, Anne-Marie Ogden, Rachel Rudy, Trinity Edenfield, Jayden Hixson and James Hagar. Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette

Kids prepare for a ride at the 75th annual Highland County Fair.
https://www.timesgazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2022/09/web1_Fair-9.jpgKids prepare for a ride at the 75th annual Highland County Fair. Jeff Gilliland | The Times-Gazette