4-H Horses Compete at Fair
DES MOINES — 4-H members from across the state competed in the 4-H Horse and Pony competition judged Aug. 6 through 8 as part of the 2013 Iowa State Fair. Camy Gheer, of Centerville was named champion in Pole Bending and champion in Barrel Racing.
Thomas claims second in pie
DES MOINES — Molly Thomas of Centerville claimed second place in the Cooking with Pumpkin contest judged Tuesday at the 2013 Iowa State Fair. Contestants were challenged to create a dish whose main ingredient is pumpkin.
Baker claims Cookie Crown
DES MOINES — Robin Tarbell-Thomas of Centerville won first place and a year’s supply of butter in the Land O’Lakes Best Butter Cookie contest judged Thursday at the 2013 Iowa State Fair. Entries were judged on taste, creativity and presentation.