Ribbon Winners at Fair

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Thank you to all the volunteers, exhibitors, demonstrators, entertainers, judges, and staff for making the 2019 Swain County Agricultural Fair a success! We are eagerly looking forward to next year and plan to include more categories for judging in food preservation, quilts, and crafts.

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Congratulations to this year’s winners:

CANNED GOODS

  • Youth Category:
    • Blue Ribbon, Crap Apple Jelly: Bladen Badalucca
    • Blue Ribbon, Apple Sauce: Bladen Badalucca
  • Peaches: Blue Ribbon: Faye Lawhon
  • Canned Vegetables:
    • Blue Ribbon, Cornfield Beans: David and Myrtha Gunter
    • Blue Ribbon, Beans, Green: David and Myrtha Gunter
    • Red Ribbon, Tomatoes: David and Myrtha Gunter
    • White Ribbon, Beans, Green: Krista Lambert
  • Other Canned Vegetables: Blue Ribbon, David and Myrtha Gunter
  • Pickled Peppers: Blue Ribbon, Faye Lawhon
  • Pepper Relish: Red Ribbon, Faye Lawhon
  • Bread and Butter Pickles: White Ribbon, Krista Lambert
  • Strawberry Jam: Blue Ribbon, Merrilyn Williams
  • Strawberry Marmalade: Blue Ribbon, Merrilyn Williams
  • Blueberry Jam: Blue Ribbon, Merrilyn Williams
  • Blueberry Marmalade: Blue Ribbon, Merrilyn Williams
  • Triple Berry Jam: Blue Ribbon, Merrilyn Williams

Best in Show,  Strawberry Jam: Merrilyn Williams

QUILTS

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  • Blue Ribbon, Bed Quilt Applique:  Lola Bradley
  • Blue Ribbon, Mixed: Jessica Lallo
  • Blue Ribbon, Mixed Technique: Jessica Lallo
  • Blue Ribbon, Machine by Self: Stephanie Rowlan
  • Red Ribbon, Machine by Self: Stephanie Rowlan
  • Blue Ribbon, Other Quilts: Janet Lequire
  • Red Ribbon, Other Quilts: Janet Lequire

Best in Show, Machine Decorative: Linda Barnes