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Marinette County Fair A Success, List Event Winners

The Marinette County Fair held Aug. 25-28 was a big success. Lisa Witak, a member of the Fair Board said attendance was down slightly on Saturday because of the rain, but Friday and Sunday attendance were up a bit. Several big hits included Frozen Reception from Far Away and area bands.

Delanie Schroeder of Peshtigo was crowned County Fair Queen on Thursday night. During the day Thursday buildings were opened, there was face to face judging, carnival rides, Nick's Kids shows, Lawnmower Pull at the Grandstand, and entertainment by DJ.

Friday brought animal and poultry judging, horse pleasure show, flag presentation at the Horse Arena, carnival rides, T. Texas Terry, Dually Notes-Dueling Pianos, Terry Davolt Hypnosis, Nick's Kids shows, youth livestock auction, farm tractor pull, and with entertainment by Daze 2 Nights.

Saturday was highlighted by dairy judging, carnival rides, Jerry Frasier Magic show, horse speed show, Dually Noted, goat judging, T. Texas Terry, Nick's Kids shows, demolition derby, Frozen Reception from Far Away, Terry Davolt Hypnosis, Logan Gruszynski, supermodified truck and tractor pull, and Sunset Strip and Nashville Pipeline.

The final day of the Fair on Sunday was horse fun day, horse pull, Nick's Kids shows, Kiddie Pedal Tractor Pull, Jerry Frasier, UTL Pro Wrestling, Fossil, dairy cow costume contest, raffle drawing, and trophies and awards in the Show Barn.

Marinette County Fair held the awards ceremony when winners were selected for many categories.

 The event was held Sunday afternoon, Aug. 28th at the Marinette County Fairgrounds with Rebekah Wickman, Golden Opportunity 4-H member, and Lisa Devine-Barribeau, Marinette County 4-H Youth Development Educator, as emcees.  Awards were given to the honorees by the newly-crowned Marinette County 4-H Queen, Delanie Schroeder, and Miss Teen Wisconsin International, Melany Brieno, who is also a member of the Golden Opportunity 4-H Club.

DAIRY winners were:

Showmanship: Beginner - Brady Gross, Beaver Four Leaf Clover; Intermediate - Maya Carviou - Merry Go Getters; and, Senior - Maddy Bieber, Beaver Four Leaf Clover.  Trophies donated by United Cooperative.

Herd Awards: Large Herd: 1st - Merry Go Getters; 2nd - Beaver Four Leaf Clover.  Small Herd: 1st - Nelligan Lake; 2nd - End of the Trail. Clubs receive monetary awards from the County Fair Association.

Production: Top Butterfat - Myia Darga, Nelligan Lake; Top Milk Production - Alana Finger, Merry Go Getters; and, Top Protein - Alana Finger.  They received rosettes from the County Fair Association.

Outstanding Exhibitor went to Madelyn Bieber, of Beaver Four Leaf Clover .  A plaque was sponsored by Hoppe Dairy.

Best Fitted Holstein: Under 2 Years - Marcus Carviou, Merry Go Getters; and, 2 Years and Older - Marley Carviou, Merry Go Getters. Both received trophies sponsored by Marinette County Holstein Association.

Best Uddered - Austin VanDeWalle, Beaver Four Leaf Clover, received a special rosette sponsored by the County Fair Association.

Best Fitted Colored Breed: Under 2 Years - Abby Charapata and, 2 Years and Older - Lily Charapata, both from Merry Go Getters and received trophies donated by Modern Dairy Systems.

 BEEF

Showmanship: Beginner - Magge Darga, Nelligan Lake; Intermediate - Michaela Zeitler, Beaver Four Leaf Clover; and, Senior - Maddy Bieber - Beaver Four Leaf Clover.  Trophies donated by United Cooperative.

 SWINE

Showmanship: Beginner - Magge Darga, Nelligan Lake; Intermediate - Lily Charapata, Merry Go Getters; and, Senior - Conner Kasal, Coleman FFA.  Trophies also donated by United Cooperative.

 SHEEP

Showmanship: Beginner - Austin Rickaby, Golden Opportunity; Intermediate - Zachary Maedke - Nelligan Lake; and, Senior - Rebekah Wickman, Golden Opportunity.  Trophies sponsored by United Cooperative.

GOATS

Showmanship: Beginner - Abby Brown and the Intermediate - Zoey Brown, both Middle Inlet Moonshiners and both awards donated by Winterset Farms.

FAMILY LIVESTOCK AWARDS

Beef - Kempka Family, of Nelligan Lake

Dairy - Carviou Family, of Merry Go Getters

Sheep - Merry Go Getters

Swine - Kempka Family, Nelligan Lake

Goats - Gordon-Dunn Family, Golden Opportunity.

All received plaques through the County Fair Association.

JACK'S FRESH FOODS

Winners to receive cash awards:

Dairy - Austin VanDeWalle, Beaver Four Leaf Clover

Swine (Breeding) - Wyatt Kempka, Nelligan Lake

Horse: Friday - Destiny LaPlant, Country Reins; and, Saturday - Mariana Meissner, Coleman FFA

Rabbits - Connor Walters, Golden Opportunity

Beef - Wyatt Kempka, Nelligan Lake

Goats - Ben Gordon, Golden Opportunity

Sheep - Zachary Maedke, Nelligan Lake

Poultry - Scarlett Hanson, Golden Opportunity

LIVESTOCK PERFORMANCE

Receiving special banners through the County Fair Association were:

Grand Champion Beef - Mitchell VanDeWalle, and

Reserve Grand Champion Beef - Austin VanDeWalle, both Beaver Four Leaf Clover

Grand Champion Dairy Breed - Angeline Fendryk, Nelligan Lake

Reserve Grand Champion Dairy Breed - Micah Kuchta, Merry Go Getters

Grand Champion Sheep - Samantha Giese, Coleman FFA

Reserve Grand Champion Sheep - Alexis Witak, Merry Go Getters

Grand Champion Swine - Austin VanDeWalle, Beaver Four Leaf Clover

Reserve Grand Champion Swine - Abby Charapata, Merry Go Getters

Broilers - Grand Champion Poultry - Callum Rickaby and

Broilers - Reserve Grand Champion Poultry - Alastair Rickaby

Roasters - Grand Champion Poultry - Rebekah Wickman

Roaster - Grand Champion Rabbit - Connor Walters

Roaster - Reserve Grand Champion Rabbit - Callum Rickaby, all of Golden Opportunity 4-H.

Fryer - Grand Champion Rabbit - Callum Rickaby

Fryer - Reserve Grand Champion Rabbit - Michael Retza, Golden Opportunity 4-H Club

HORSE

Rookie Girl - Annaliese Koch, Middle Inlet Moonshiners 4-H Club, received a trophy sponsored by the Peshtigo Feed Mill.

Most Versatile - Kassidee Hoffman, from End of the Trail 4-H Club, was honored prior to this ceremony.

DOG

Trophies and money donated by Tri County Dog Training Academy were awarded at time of judging, which was held the weekend prior:

Best of Show (Grand Champion) - Andrew Peterson, Lucky Dogs

Reserve - Olivia Brabant, Lucky Dogs

POULTRY

Showmanship: Beginner - Scarlett Hanson, Golden Opportunity; Intermediate - Riley Mueller, Middle Inlet Moonshiners; and, Senior - Rebekah Wickman, Golden Opportunity.  Trophies donated by Northern Poultry, Pigeon and Rabbit Club.

RABBITS

Showmanship: Beginner - Abbey Brown, Middle Inlet Moonshiners; Intermediate - Ashley Burns, Kountry Kids; and Senior - Rebekah Wickman, Golden Opportunity.  Trophies donated by Northern Poultry, Pigeon and Rabbit Club.

CAT

Showmanship: Junior - Abbey Brown and Intermediate - Lindsey Michalski, both Middle Inlet Moonshiners; and, Senior - Rebekah Wickman, Golden Opportunity.  All three received trophies.

WILTON ENTERPRISES BEST OF CLASS FOR CAKE DECORATING

The Junior award went to Alexandria Rozivka, Kountry Kids.  She will receive the Wilton Easy Layers 6" Cake Pan Set, 5 pc. and 12 pc. Cupcake Decorating Set.

RED STAR YEAST/LESAFFRE YEAST CORPORATION

For Junior Best Yeast Bread or Rolls, the award went to Joseph Rozivka, Kountry Kids.  He will receive an apron, spatula and oven mitt.

COMMERCIAL BOOTHS

Rosettes through the County Fair Association were handed out prior for first through fourth place in four divisions.  First place honors went to:

Inside Profit - Pure Romance; Inside Non-Profit - UW Extension Office; Outside Profit - Pike River Prospecting; and, Outside Non-Profit - Ranger City Riders.

BEST OF SHOW WINNERS

These winners received rosettes at time of judging:

Junior: Dairy - Austin VanDeWalle, Beaver Four Leaf Clover; Beef and Swine- Wyatt Kempka, Nelligan Lake; Sheep - Alexis Witak, Merry Go Getters; Goats - Ben Gordon - Golden Opportunity; Horses - (Friday) Destiny LaPlant, Country Reins and (Saturday) Mariana Meissner, Coleman FFA; Poultry - Scarlett Hanson, Golden Opportunity; Rabbits - Connor Walters, Golden Opportunity; Dogs - (Grand Champion and Best Non-Dog) Andrew Peterson, Lucky Dogs, and (Reserve) Olivia Brabant, Lucky Dogs; Vet Science - (Small Animals) Jaden Kahles, Middle Inlet Moonshiners; Cats - Alexis Witak, Merry Go Getters; Plant and Soil Science - Morgan Messenger, Nelligan Lake; Flowers and Houseplants - Thomas Bartnik, Forever Green; Natural Science - Alexandria Rozivka, Kountry Kids; Cultural Arts - Katheryn Rozivka, Kountry Kids; Photography - Rebecca Dura, Golden Opportunity; Mechanical Science - Thomas Bartnik, Forever Green; Foods and Nutrition - (Food and Cake Decorating) Ashley Burns, Kountry Kids; Clothing - Alexis Witak, Merry Go Getters; Family Living - Aaliyah Wenzel and, Youth Leadership - Charli Nowak, both Golden Opportunity.

Open: Dairy - Allie Gross, Pound; Sheep - Chris Vieth, Porterfield; Poultry - Phoenix Christopherson, Peshtigo; Rabbits - Isaac Gerner, Porterfield; Plant and Soil Science - Matt Johnston, Peshtigo; Flowers and Houseplants - Carla Bushmaker, Crivitz; Natural Sciences - Rich Kempka, Pound; Cultural Arts - (Art) Janis Schnabl, Crivitz, and (Crafts) Morgan Beaudo, Marinette; Photography - BJ Lanich, Wausaukee; Foods and Nutrition - (Foods) Veronica Church, Niagara, and (Preservation) Matt Johnston, Peshtigo; Clothing - Margaret Wood, Peshtigo; Knitting and Crocheting - (Crocheting) Cindy Gross, Pound, and (Knitting) Louise Berndt, Crivitz; Home Furnishings - Donna Henseler, Wausaukee; and, Child and Adult - Matilda Witak, Oconto.

Senior Citizen: Plant and Soil Science - Patty Fendryk, Porterfield; Flowers and Houseplants - Donna Damitz, Pound; Cultural Arts - (Art) Jim Dellis, Crivitz, and (Crafts) Margaret Wood, Peshtigo; Photography - Jim Bereza, Marinette; Foods and Nutrition - (Foods) Margaret Wood, Peshtigo, and (Preservation) Donna Damitz, Pound; Knitting and Crocheting - (Knitting) Louise Berndt, Crivitz, and (Crocheting) Wendy Strutz, Marinette; Home Furnishings - Donna Henseler, Wausaukee; and, Woodworking - Patty Fendryk, Porterfield.


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