Fair bids a fond farewell

By Tom Rivers, Editor Posted 28 July 2013 at 12:00 am

Photos by Tom Rivers – Tyana Burroughs, 8, of Kendall soars into the sky at one of the fair rides.

The fair included a staple of forbidden foods, such as candy apples …

… and taffy.

KNOWLESVILLE – The Orleans County 4-H Fair completed its six-day run of fun on Saturday. Fair officials were pleased with the crowds, the great weather, and the quality of the rides, food vendors and 4-H exhibits.

Nevada, 5, of Barker enjoys a ride on the Merry Go Round.

Three generations of the Steier family in Albion enjoy I Got It at the fair. The group includes Karen, her mother Gail and Karen’s daughter Clarissa.

Fair officials praised Midway Rides of Utica for the quality of the rides and their cleanliness.