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June 25, 2013

Birds of a feather

Poultry takes center stage at Miami Co. 4-H Fair

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But even if the kids didn’t win a ribbon or a champion title, judge Studebaker told them to keep their heads up and try again next year.

“Hey, you’ve got some good birds,” he told one especially dejected student who didn’t win a ribbon. “It’s all just part of the learning process.”

Carson Gerber can be reached at 765-854-6739, or at carson.gerberkokomotribune.com.

Today at the fair · 8:30 a.m.: Swine judging at show ring · 3 p.m.: Cat judging at activity tent · 5 p.m.: Carnival rides open · 5:30 p.m.: Hot lap practice at Miami County Speedway · 6 p.m.: Goat judging at show ring · 6 p.m.: Pizza eating contest at activity tent · 6:30 p.m.: Sprint cars at grandstands · 7 p.m.: Fashion revue at community building · 7:30 p.m.: "God Country" band at activity tent · 8 p.m.: Lutheran air-ambulance helicopter Wednesday · 9 a.m. to noon: Open flower show entered · 9 a.m.: Beef judging at show ring · 10 a.m.: Crazy cookie contest at community building · 5 p.m.: Carnival rides open · 6 p.m.: Sheep judging at show ring · 6 p.m.: Indiana Garden Tractor Pullers Association pull weigh-in at north arena · 7 p.m.: Miami County Clogging Clovers at activity tent · 7 p.m.: Indiana Garden Tractor Pullers Association pull · 7:30 p.m.: Dirt Drags at grandstands

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