Having a ‘Sweet’ Time at the Barbour County Fair

The Inter-Mountain photo by Beth Henry-Vance Barbour County Fair Queen Skylar Ketchem encourages kids to dance during a day of educational activities at the Barbour County Fair Wednesday.
The Inter-Mountain photo by Beth Henry-Vance Rose Frey and Ira McDaniel of the Barbour County Beekeepers Association stand next to a hive on display at their tent at the Barbour County Fairgrounds. The group shared information about bees with third-graders Wednesday and each student was able to spot the hive’s queen and taste a sample of local honey. The theme of the fair is “How Sweet It Is!”
The Inter-Mountain photo by Sara Harris Marissa Schiefelbein, 14, takes a break with her steer, Brutus, at the Barbour County Fair.
The Inter-Mountain photos by Beth Henry-Vance Local third-graders enjoy the carnival rides at the Barbour County Fair Wednesday during Kids Day activities.
The Inter-Mountain photos by Beth Henry-Vance Local third-graders enjoy the carnival rides at the Barbour County Fair Wednesday during Kids Day activities.
Photo courtesy of Bruce Short Barbour County Fair royalty greet the crowds attending the Grand Feature Parade on Monday.

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