Winning is More Than Just A Ribbon

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — A young boy with cerebral palsy takes home the championship ribbon at the Jackson County fair. This is Lane Mendell’s second year competing in 4-H with his horse Rosie, and he is already a winner.  Tuesday, Lane and Rosie won first place in their showmanship class against 7 other competitors. “I … Continue reading »

Fair Pigs Need Help in Heat

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. — Animals and humans had to adjust to the heat at the Jackson County fair.  With hotter days in the forecast, fair officials said they are ready for the heat wave. This year the fair has more misters, lawn areas, picnic tables, and shade cloths than any other year, according to Jackson … Continue reading »