9 a.m.-noon 4H/FFA steer and feeder calf show and showmanship
9 a.m.-noon Entering of floral exhibits (judging at noon)
1-2 p.m. Registration for Little Miss and Mister Greenup County Fair at the Pole Barn
3 p.m. Little Miss and Little Mister Greenup County Fair contest at the Pole Barn
5:30-6:30 p.m. Registration for Miss Junior and Miss Teen contest at the Pole Barn
7 p.m. Bar W Rodeo (Main arena)
7 p.m. Miss Junior and Miss Teen contest at the Pole Barn behind the Commercial Building
9 a.m.-noon 4H/FFA lamb and goat show and showmanship
1-2:30 p.m. Round Robin showmanship — Winners for showmanship for each species will compete for best all around showman
7:30 p.m. B and M Motor Sports motocross — Registration 5:30 p.m. practice 6:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Livestock skill-a-thon and judging competition in show barn
9 a.m. Viewing of all exhibits
7 p.m. Tractor pull
8:30 a.m. Greenup Old Tractor Engines and Machinery - Antique tractor show
10 a.m.-noon Kids Day (Events for kids of all ages)
10:15 a.m. Dog show registration at Pole Barn behind Commercial Building
10:30 a.m. Kiddie tractor pull registration (three weight classes)
11 a.m. Greenup County Fair dog show — Pole Barn
11:45 Recognition of skill-a-thon and livestock judging winners (Show Barn)
Noon Auction 4H/FFA stick of tobacco (Show Barn)
12:15 4H/FFA livestock sale, sale of grand champions, sale of reserve champions, sale of all other animals: poultry, lamb, goat, steer, feeder calves, feeder pigs, hogs and rabbits
6 p.m. Antique tractor pull and lawn mower races (Main arena)
Boyd County Ford/WLGC Gospel and bluegrass night at the pavilion
6 p.m. Singer of the Cross Carol Allen
6:40 p.m. The Radiant Heart of Portsmouth
7:20 p.m. The Heaven Bound James Gang of Ashland
8:05 p.m. The Joe Freeman Bluegrass Band
9:15 p.m. The Bottom Line Bluegrass Band
8:30 a.m. All animals leave the fairgrounds
2-5 p.m. Check out all exhibits, booths, and pick up checks
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Details of collision released by KSP
A three-vehicle accident on U.S. 60 in Boyd County Thursday evening claimed the life of an East Carter High School senior and injured five others, Kentucky State Police at Ashland said.
East Carter students mourn teen’s death
Students and faculty at East Carter High School were in mourning Friday following the death of a popular student in a traffic accident the previous evening.
Alexandra “Paige” Bush, 17, an ECHS senior, was killed in a three-vehicle crash about 6 p.m. Thursday at the junction of U.S. 60 and Ky. 5 in Boyd County. She was pronounced dead at the accident scene. Five others, including Bush’s mother and stepfather and another ECHS student, were injured. The accident closed down U.S. for approximately five hours.
Update: ECHS senior killed in Boyd County crash
The Independent has learned the identity of the person killed in a three-vehicle crash on U.S. 60 Thursday evening.
Whitlatch addresses lawsuits in open letter to community
New King’s Daughters CEO Kristie Whitlatch is keeping her pledge to be open to the community - even when it comes to bad news.
Train show coming to Greenbo
The Collis P. Huntington Railroad Historical Society will host its 31st annual Tri-State Model Train Show on March 15 and 16 at Greenbo Lake State Resort Park.
03/07/2014 — What's Happening
Modern art imagined
Acrylic painter David Trimble just sort of plunged into the art world.
1 killed, 6 injured in U.S. 60 crash
One was killed and six others were injured Thursday in a two-vehicle accident at the junction of U.S. 60 and Ky. 5.
Musician seeks return of ‘Achy Breaky’ bass
Musician Corky Holbrook says he doesn’t have much hope of ever seeing his one-of-a-kind Fender bass guitar ever again, although he hopes the worldwide musician’s network will help him keep an eye out for the instrument.
3 choirs and 1 big show in New York
Student choir members from three area schools practiced Thursday under the combined direction of directors Karen Hopkins, Carl Taylor and Theresa Russell, rehearsing selections from the “Requiem” of British composer John Rutter.
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