Ripley County Fair - Day One

Thursday, September 5, 2019
Ron Smith

Pageants and coon dogs were on center stage Wednesday during the opening night of the 44th Annual Ripley County Fair. The fairgrounds will open at 3 p.m. today (Thursday) with plenty of action in the Crawford Price Arena with the judging of sheep, goats, swine and cattle. At 6 p.m., Pickin' On The Square comes to the fair with live gospel and bluegrass music. At 7, will be judging for rabbits in the Rabbit And Poultry Barn. The main event at 7:30 p.m. in the Carl Brooks Arena will feature the Loggers Relay.