World's Greatest Comeback
2021 Clay County Fair sees big crowds
September 23, 2021
We waited, somewhat impatiently.
We kept going, sidetracked with finding a new normal amidst the whirlwind of daily life.
Then all of a sudden, the musky summer air turned into a crisp, post-Labor Day calm. Summer's hustle slowed and gave way to The World's Greatest County Fair.
Locals started traveling the fairground route in early September just to see the spectacle take shape. 4-H'ers brought in exhibits, fair staffers cleaned buildings and readied grandstands, the stage was built and rides were erected. Both children and adults reveled in feeling the exciting energy that...