The Hartley Sentinel-The Everly/Royal News - Serving O'Brien & Clay Counties

By Iesha Toft
S-N Contributor 

World's Greatest Comeback

2021 Clay County Fair sees big crowds

 

September 23, 2021

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Martina Harmon, of Everly, shares a smile while exhibiting during the beef show.

We waited, somewhat impatiently.

We kept going, sidetracked with finding a new normal amidst the whirlwind of daily life.

Two years.

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...



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