August 7, 2013 Edition
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The 89th annual Lawrence County Fair and Livestock Show is set for next week at the Lawrence County Fairgrounds in Imboden.
The event will kick off on Monday at 6 p.m. with the Lawrence County Fair pageants and talent competition. On Tuesday, a horse halter class will be held at 7 p.m. at the rodeo arena.
On Wednesday, Aug. 14, early check in for livestock, poultry and field entries will be held from 9 a.m. to noon. Educational booths can be set up from 3:30-6:30 p.m. and check in for entries in the Educational Exhibit Building will be held from 4:30-6:30 p.m.
Set up for commercial booths will begin at 5 p.m. and the carnival will open at 6 p.m. Gospel singing and an ice cream social will be held in the gymnasium at 7 p.m.
Check in for entries in the Educational Exhibit Building will be held on Thursday, Aug. 15, from 8 a.m. to noon, and all animals must be in place by noon as well.
Educational-booth judging will begin at 1 p.m. and the educational booth exhibit will be open to the public from 5-8 p.m.
Thursday is also armband night, and armbands can be purchased in advance for $15 at Citizens Bank, iBERIABANK and Shelter Insurance. The carnival will begin at 6 p.m.
On Friday, Aug. 16, livestock judging will begin at 10 a.m. and the educational exhibit will be open to the public from noon to 8 p.m.
A rodeo will be held at 8 p.m. and will include a ladies goat milking competition and a greased pig catch.
Admission for the rodeo is $10 for ages 13 and older; $6 for children ages six to 12; and free for children five and younger.
The 25th annual Classic Auto Show will be held Saturday, Aug. 17. Registration for the show will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and judging will begin at noon. Awards for the show will be presented at 3 p.m.
Also, the livestock premium auction will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. and the educational exhibit building will be open from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Livestock check out will be held at noon.
Jr Rogers and All Stars will perform from noon to 3 p.m. and check out for educational booths will be held from 3:30-4:30 p.m. A rodeo will begin at 8 p.m. and will feature wild cow milking and calf scramble.
Admission for the rodeo is $10 for ages 13 and older, $6 for children six to 12 and free for children five and younger.