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Tyrone FFA at the Huntingdon County Fair

Tyrone FFA members participated in the Huntingdon County Fair held Aug. 2-9. Members entered many exhibits, including vegetables, woodworking projects, field crops, baked goods, and livestock, as well as participated in several contests throughout the week. Andrew Clark won grand champion for his dairy beef and first place for showmanship in his age group; Denis Thompson won reserve senior and grand champion for his Ayrshire dairy cows; Mark McMonagle won fifth place in his weight class for his market beef steer and fourth for his crossbreed heifer in his breeding beef class. He also won first place in the beef obstacle course for his age group and earned several first place ribbons for his vegetable and woodworking projects; Amanda Conrad served as a Pennsylvania Dairy Princess during the fair week as well as earned fourth place for her dairy beef weight class; Allison Conrad won third place in her weight class and also showed dairy cattle and Samantha Walls won seventh place in her dairy beef weight class. (Courtesy photo)