Right: Ballard 4-H participates in the Bates County Fair parade.
Middle: Friends of the Fair awards were given to: Mike Massey, Fair Board President Jeff Taylor (presenter), Jim Henry.
Far right: Kenton and Khloe Merrifield have a blast on the slide at the fairgrounds. (submitted photo)
See the July 17 issue of The Adrian Journal for full Bates County Fair coverage.
Front row: Penny Sullins, Secretary; Joyce Walsh, Board Member; David Vanderman, President; Derek Pierce, 2nd Vice President; Kyla Pierce, Treasurer. Back row: Joey Bailey, Tail Twister; Patti Bruto, Board Member; Estel Kiersey, Board Member; Patty Hahn, Lion Tamer; Betty Ann Bailey, Board Member; Wallace Henrickson, Immediate Past President. Not pictured: Kris Saathoff, 1st Vice President.