District fair tradition carries on for 83rd year

Ellie McGinley, 10, of East End, gives Willow, an English Angora rabbit, her final sprucing up before judging starts on Sept. 28, 2021, at the Sout...

August 29, 2022
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Ellie McGinley, 10, of East End, gives Willow, an English Angora rabbit, her final sprucing up before judging starts on Sept. 28, 2021, at the Southeast Arkansas Fair and Livestock Show. (Pine Bluff Commercial/Byron Tate) A southeast Arkansas tradition that seemed in jeopardy of being canceled will, in fact, go on for the 83rd year. Organizers of the Southeast Arkansas District Fair and Livestock Show have announced the event at Pine Bluff's Hestand Stadium is scheduled for Sept. 30-Oct. 2, with a carnival and midway by El Dorado's Johnson Brothers to come Oct.

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