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Hancock County Fair Board

Evan Tate Worries the Loss Of Farm Land to Solar Panels

The Annual Hancock County Farm City and Agriculture Awards Dinner was held at the Hawesville Baptist Church Life Center on Monday, February 19th, and sponsored by the HC Chamber of Commerce, with HCHS Future Farmers of America students attending and serving the beverages to the crowd of over 287 people this year. Agriculture Person of…

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2023 Sorghum Festival expects big crowds this Saturday

The 2023 Independence Bank Sorghum Festival will be held at the Hancock County Fairgrounds on Saturday, October 28th, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. This is a FREE event for all to attend! There will be demonstrations, a Hancock County Homemakers Quilt Show, tractor show, inflatables for the children, live music and much more. Market…

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New Pony Express event at Hancock County Fair this Thursday

On Thursday, August 3rd, you won’t want to miss the new Pony Express event happening in the Horse Arena at the 2023 Hancock County Fair. If you’ve ever seen miniature pony cart barrel races, then you know how much fun these are to watch! President of the Hancock County Fair Board Greg Wettstain explained how…

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Kasey Emmick is serving his first term as Fiscal Court Magistrate

Kasey Emmick is serving his first term as Fiscal Court Magistrate, representing District 2. He is President of the Lewisport Lions Club, and has been for 2 years now. He serves on the Hancock County Fair Board, Heritage Festival and Lewisport Farm Museum Committees. Kasey has been General Manager of East Daviess County Water Department,…

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No Fair Catalog in Hancock Clarion

Each year people eagerly anticipate the official Hancock County Fair Catalog published in the Hancock Clarion. In fact, last week a caller phoned the Clarion wanting to know when the Clarion planned to insert the catalog in the paper. The Hancock Clarion did not create this year’s catalog. “This year we were told they (the…

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Hancock to hold Fair

This week Daviess County announced that it cancelled its fair for this year. Though Daviess County cancelled its fair, Hancock County will plan to hold a fair in 2021. “We are planning on a fair in August,” Hancock County Fair Board President Franklin Powers said. “It is scheduled for August 4, 5, 6, and 7.”…

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