From 4-H to food to rides, the Fulton County Fair has something for everyone! Above left: Brie, a heifer owned by Travis Schroeder, 14, Wauseon, cleans her new calf, born six minutes earlier.
Below left: Taking a spin on the Speedway ride are brothers Eli and Isaac Riegsecker, Archbold. Eli is 1 year old; Isaac is 4.
Above right: Chris and Marilyn Rychener, Pettisville, also known as “Kissy Joe” and “Mimi Joe,” navigate the obstacle course in the 4-H advisors’ back seat driver contest. Drivers were blindfolded and their passengers had to tell them where to go and what to do to avoid hitting obstacles. The Rycheners are advisors of the Pettisville Ever-Ready 4-H Club. Middle right: Becky Tilley, 11, eats a candy apple; Sami Tilley, 8, savors homemade fudge; and Hannah Tilley, 13, cools off with a sno-cone. The sisters are from Pettisville. Below right: Justin Nofziger, 10, left, had the grand champion beef steer. Big brother Lucas, 17, had the reserve champion born and raised steer. Both are from Pettisville. The fair ends Thursday.- photos by Mary Huber