MOUNT VERNON ó Ashley Burke will be performing at the Knox County Fairís Midway Stage on Monday, July 23, at 7 p.m.
Burke enjoys singing country music and her favorite artists are Martina McBride and Carrie Underwood. She is also known for singing the National Anthem at Fredericktown varsity basketball games. In 2010, Burke was named Knox Idol winner in the youth division. She has also performed at the Centerburg Oldtime Farming Festival, the Dan Emmett Music & Arts Festival, the Fredericktown Tomato Show and has provided music for various banquets.
Burke recently completed her senior year at Fredericktown High School where she played basketball and was a member of the FFA. Burke is a vocal and guitar student of Yvonne Sanson.
Her other interests include raising Tunis sheep, helping her familyís dairy farm and spending time with her quarter horse, Montana.
Published on July 20, 2012