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.

winning canned goods and quilt

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

homemade quilts

  • 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