portage festival is a sight to behold

There are 5 comments on the Aug 19, 2008, Akron Beacon Journal story titled portage festival is a sight to behold. In it, Akron Beacon Journal reports that:

RANDOLPH TWP.: This is a recipe for a county fair: Take scores of cows, dozens of horses, throw in some chickens, rabbits, dogs and pigs and finish it with some hair-raising carnival rides and, of course, corn ...

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Bedford, OH

#1 Aug 20, 2008
Paul Jones is going to make a camio appearance.

Akron, OH

#2 Aug 20, 2008
I like fairs and cows and sheep.

Kent, OH

#3 Aug 20, 2008
Thank you, Beacon Journal, for keeping the focus of your article where it should be - on the kids and their entries! That's what a county fair is all about!

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Your Neighbor & Friend

#4 Aug 20, 2008
Love the fair. Remember the pig rasslin'?

Tried to talk Dame Van Beale into going. She said, "Why do I need to go there to see the old goats when I've got one here at home?"

Just for that, I'm signin' her up for the "Dress Like a Cow" contest. Come-as-you-are, in her case. <chucklin'>

Speakin' of old goats, mebbe we'll run into Grump. If I see you, ol' buddy, the corn dogs are on me.

Louisville, OH

#5 Aug 20, 2008
Elvis wrote:
Paul Jones is going to make a camio appearance.
Naw, he's too busy mowing the prison yards...good use of his skills obtained while on the job in Ravenna.......!

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