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Hancock County Fairgrounds

Sandy Hendry memorialized for volunteer work at fairgrounds

By C. Josh Givens The Hawesville Lion’s Club has memorialized the contributions of longtime Lion Sandy Hendry and his dedication to the Hancock County Fairgrounds with cooperation from Gary Nugent and his GN Excavating crew. The front exhibition hall at the fairgrounds has been renovated, with the asphalt removed and replaced with concrete. New ceiling…

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‘Clear The Clutter’ shredding event Saturday

Hancock Public Library is hosting a free “Clear The Clutter” shredding day Saturday from 9 a.m. until noon at the Hancock County Fairgrounds. Security of sensitive financial and personal information is becoming more and more important with each passing day of our modern society, so to help remove opportunities of those old records falling into…

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Independence Bank hosting Hancock County Sorghum Festival; October 30

The Hancock County Sorghum Festival hosted by Independence Bank takes place Saturday, October 30 at 10 a.m. at the Hancock County Fairgrounds. The fairgrounds are located at 1430 state Route 1389 in Hawesville. Organizers plan a day full of family fun, in addition to demonstrations on how to make delicious sorghum! The day’s activities consist…

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Upcoming Events, Hancock County

Monday, June 7, 2021 • 4-H Livestock Club meeting, Hancock County Fairgrounds Livestock barn, 6 p.m. • Hancock County Chamber of Commerce Dinner, Hancock County Fairgrounds, 6 p.m. Tuesday, June 8, 2021 • Hawesville City Council Meeting, City Hall, 6:30 p.m. Thursday, June 10, 2021 • 4-H Rabbit Club meeting, Hancock County Fairgrounds, 5 p.m.•…

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