Here's the beef

August 26, 2010
  • Katlin Thorsell leads Noel the red Angus around the show ring Thursday at the Jefferson County Fair. Noel earned grand champion in her category.
By Kevin G. Gilbert, Staff Photographer

LEETOWN, W.Va. --Commercial and pure-bred beef judging occurred Thursday afternoon at the Jefferson County Fair. The fair continues through Saturday at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds near Leetown.

If you go...

What: The annual Jefferson County Fair

When: Continues through Saturday

Where: Jefferson County Fairgrounds, Old Leetown Pike, Kearneysville, W.Va.,

Costs: $5 for ages 16 and older, $3 for ages 6 to 15, free for ages 5 and younger.


  • 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.: Open horse show

  • 4 p.m.: South Jefferson Ruritan chicken barbecue

  • 6:30 p.m.: Carnival area open to public

  • 6:30 p.m.: Tractor and 4-wheel drive pull

  • 7 p.m.: Sale of 4-H livestock animals

  • 7:30 and 8:30 p.m.: The band Sunday Obsession


  • 12:30 p.m.: Pet show

  • 2 to 5 p.m.: Carnival prices reduced for kids

  • 5:30 p.m.: Antique tractor parade

  • 6:30 p.m.: Tractor and 4-wheel drive pull

  • 7:30 and 8:30 p.m.: Stoney Creek Bluegrass Band

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