Local Youth Earn Top Honors at Livestock Show
- Published on Thursday, 27 September 2012 11:20
Top honors of Grand Champion Market Steer went to Payton Stoppel of Russell with her 1,300-lb. crossbreed. She beat out 123 other competitors to win the award. Stoppel's steer was then later purchased for $12,544 during the Auction of Champions.
Lane Mai of Russell took the Grand Champion Market Hog title with his 270-lb. dark crossbreed. His hog was later sold for $3,085.
Other notable award winners include Grady Dickerson of Paradise as the Reserve Champion Junior Cattle Showman and Marissa Bland of Lucas as a $1,000 KJLS Scholarship Winner.
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