New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | November 21, 2018

New Kent County Fair 2018

By Andre Jones | October 6, 2018 3:27 pm
Children and adults of all ages were able to feed butterflies (above) inside of a special exhibit at the New Kent County Fair on Oct. 6. After being postponed due to the threat of Hurricane Florence, exhibitors and visitors turned out on the gorgeous fall day to enjoy the festivities.Andre' Jones photos

Children and adults of all ages were able to feed butterflies (above) inside of a special exhibit at the New Kent County Fair on Oct. 6. After being postponed due to the threat of Hurricane Florence, exhibitors and visitors turned out on the gorgeous fall day to enjoy the festivities.

Andre' Jones photos

Justine Eckert’s 150 points placed her as the youth division winner of the New Kent Fair sweepstakes. Rounding out the scoring for the youth division are 2. Mia Gill (34), 3. Yazmine Brown (25), 4. Pepper Ferrell (16), and 5. Lucy Ferrell (11).

Tracy Bryan won the adult division with 294 points. Other top winners are 2. Martha Martin (153), 3. Margaret Pomfrey (102), 4. Mary Gould (53), and 5. Terry Norell (52).

A wonderful artistic creation by Justine Eckert not only was named Best in Show, but lifted her to win the youth division of the New Kent Fair sweepstakes.

A wonderful artistic creation by Justine Eckert not only was named Best in Show, but lifted her to win the youth division of the New Kent Fair sweepstakes.

Athletic skills are put to the test by one fair attendee at a baseball game that was available for kids.

Athletic skills are put to the test by one fair attendee at a baseball game that was available for kids.