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  • Justin Howell was all smiles after selling his Reserve Grand Champion Market Lamb to Didinger Crop Services of Danville at the annual Sale of Champions at the Knox County Fair, Thursday. Behind him is Sheep Ambassador Abby Pozderac. style=

    Small animals raise big funds at fair

    Justin Howell was all smiles after selling his Reserve Grand Champion Market Lamb to Didinger Crop Services of Danville at the annual Sale of Champions at the Knox County Fair, Thursday. Behind him is Sheep Ambassador Abby Pozderac. (Photo by Chloe Coleman)

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  • Lee Burke shows off his Grand Champion Dairy Steer as buyers bid during the Knox County Junior Fair’s Sale of Champions, Thursday. At right is Ashley Burke. style=

    Sale day a huge success

    Lee Burke shows off his Grand Champion Dairy Steer as buyers bid during the Knox County Junior Fair’s Sale of Champions, Thursday. At right is Ashley Burke. (Photo by Chloe Coleman)

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  • Sam Sovine won tickets to see Thompson Square at the Knox County Fair tonight at 8:30.  The two pairs of tickets were given away courtesy of the Mount Vernon News and the Knox County Senior Fair Board. style=

    Heading to the show

    Sam Sovine won tickets to see Thompson Square at the Knox County Fair tonight at 8:30. The two pairs of tickets were given away courtesy of the Mount Vernon News and the Knox County Senior Fair Board. (Photo by Fred Main)

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  • Dani Stevison won the tickets to see Thompson Square at the Knox County Fair tonight at 8:30. Pictured with Stevison is her son, Talan. The two pairs of tickets were given away courtesy of the Mount Vernon News and the Knox County Senior Fair Board. style=

    Heading to the show

    Dani Stevison won the tickets to see Thompson Square at the Knox County Fair tonight at 8:30. Pictured with Stevison is her son, Talan. The two pairs of tickets were given away courtesy of the Mount Vernon News and the Knox County Senior Fair Board. (Photo by Fred Main)

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  • Anthony Shaffer celebrates after climbing off his bus following his victory at the Figure 8 Long Bus event at the Knox County Fair on Thursday.  style=

    Shaffer wins for 4th straight year

    Anthony Shaffer celebrates after climbing off his bus following his victory at the Figure 8 Long Bus event at the Knox County Fair on Thursday. (Photo by Bill Davis)

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  • Bill Souder of Fredericktown pulls his sled 169.78 feet with his 1945 John Deere A to win the 4,500 weight class at the Antique Tractor Pull event at the Knox County Fair on Thursday. style=

    Something for all ages at Antique Tractor Pull

    Bill Souder of Fredericktown pulls his sled 169.78 feet with his 1945 John Deere A to win the 4,500 weight class at the Antique Tractor Pull event at the Knox County Fair on Thursday. (Photo by Geoff Cowles)

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  • Lonnie Scott (454) loses a tire as another truck collides with his truck during the Figure 8 Pickup Truck feature at the grandstand of the Knox County Fairgrounds on Thursday. Todd Etgen won the event.  style=

    Shaffer wins for 4th straight year

    Lonnie Scott (454) loses a tire as another truck collides with his truck during the Figure 8 Pickup Truck feature at the grandstand of the Knox County Fairgrounds on Thursday. Todd Etgen won the event. (Photo by Bill Davis)

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