Hogs on display

The Swine Show was held on Monday and Tuesday at the Hardin County Fair.

Grand champ market barrow

Grand champ market barrow

Drew Jacobs of Ridgemont FFA showed the grand champion market barrow on Tuesday afternoon during the Hardin County Fair junior swine show. Drew is the son of Jannette and Mike Jacobs of Ridgeway. Also pictured is Hardin County Pork Queen Katie Martino.

Reserve barrow

Reserve barrow

Cameron Smith of Ridgemont FFA had the reserve champion market barrow on Tuesday during the Hardin County Fair junior swine show. Cameron is the son of Todd Smith and Jennifer Wright of Ridgeway. Also pictured is Hardin County Pork Queen Katie Martino.

Reserve gilt

Reserve gilt

Erica Jacobs of Ridgeway Junior Boosters 4-H showed the reserve champion market gilt during the Hardin County Fair junior swine show on Tuesday. Erica is the daughter of Jannette and Mike Jacobs of Ridgeway. Also pictured is Hardin County Pork Queen Katie Martino.

9-year-old showmanship

9-year-old showmanship

Taking first place in the nine-year-old showmanship division of the Hardin County Fair junior swine show was Parker Rarey of Goshen Youth 4-H. Parker is the son of Judd and Christa Rarey of Kenton.

13-year-old showman

13-year-old showman

Seth McElree of Cessna Minutemen 4-H won first place in 13-year-old showmanship during the Hardin County Fair junior swine show on Monday. Seth is the son of Jim and Cindy Harden of Forest.

12-year-old showmanship

12-year-old showmanship

Hunter LaRue of Mount Victory Champs took the first place in 12-year-old showmanship in the Hardin County Fair junior swine show on Monday. Hunter is the son of Robert and Stacie LaRue of Mount Victory.

11-year-old showmanship

11-year-old showmanship

Taking first place in 11-year-old showmanship at the Hardin County Fair junior swine show on Monday was Kaitlin Heberling of the Hardin County Wranglers 4-H. Kaitlin is the daughter of Mike and Megan Heberling of Kenton.

10-year-old showmanship

10-year-old showmanship

Kylie Allmon of Taylor Creek Lads and Lassies finished first in 10-year-old showmanship during the junior fair swine show on Monday. Kylee is the daughter of Darrel and Shannon Allmon of Kenton.

Top 14-year-old

Top 14-year-old

Kaylie Eversole of the Mount Victory Champs was first in 14-year-old showmanship during the junior fair swine show. Kaylie is the daughter of Mike and Kellie Eversole of Mount Victory.

15-year-old showman

15-year-old showman

Trenton Sparks of Ridgemont FFA was the top 15-year-old showman in the junior fair swine show on Monday. Trenton is the son of Tyler and Tiffany Sparks of Kenton.

16-year-old showmanship

16-year-old showmanship

Caleb Beale of the Taylor Creek Lads and Lassies took first in 16-year-old showmanship during the junior fair swine show. Caleb is the son of Dan and Sherri Beale of Kenton.

17-19 year old showman

17-19 year old showman

Trevor Sparks of Ridgemont FFA was the top 17-19 year-old showman during the junior fair swine show. He is the son of Tyler and Tiffany Sparks of Kenton. With him is Ken McCullough of trophy sponsor, the Hardin County Trustees Association.

Grand champion gilt

Grand champion gilt

Lauryn Davis of Forest-Jackson Co-op 4-H showed the grand champion market gilt during the Hardin County Fair junior swine show on Tuesday afternoon. Lauryn is the daughter of Wes and Chris Davis of Forest. Also pictured is Hardin County Pork Queen Katie Martino.

Home grown champion

Home grown champion

Reonna Shafer of Mount Victory Champs 4-H showed the grand champion born and raised in Hardin County hog during the junior fair show on Friday. Pictured with Reanna are Tyler and Tiffany Sparks of Sparks Farms where the hog was bred. Reonna is the daughter of Chad and Tricia Shafer of Kenton and Ronna Shelton of Kenton.

Reserve champ

Reserve champ

Kaitlin Heberling of Hardin County Wranglers showed the reserve champion born and raised in Hardin County hog on Friday. Pictured with her are (from left) breeder Cody Henderson, father Mike Heberling, mother Megan Heberling and brother Brennan Heberling.

Drew Jacobs of Ridgemont FFA showed the grand champion market barrow on Tuesday afternoon during the Hardin County Fair junior swine show. Drew is the son of Jannette and Mike Jacobs of Ridgeway. Also pictured is Hardin County Pork Queen Katie Martino.Cameron Smith of Ridgemont FFA had the reserve champion market barrow on Tuesday during the Hardin County Fair junior swine show. Cameron is the son of Todd Smith and Jennifer Wright of Ridgeway. Also pictured is Hardin County Pork Queen Katie Martino.Erica Jacobs of Ridgeway Junior Boosters 4-H showed the reserve champion market gilt during the Hardin County Fair junior swine show on Tuesday. Erica is the daughter of Jannette and Mike Jacobs of Ridgeway. Also pictured is Hardin County Pork Queen Katie Martino.Taking first place in the nine-year-old showmanship division of the Hardin County Fair junior swine show was Parker Rarey of Goshen Youth 4-H. Parker is the son of Judd and Christa Rarey of Kenton.Seth McElree of Cessna Minutemen 4-H won first place in 13-year-old showmanship during the Hardin County Fair junior swine show on Monday. Seth is the son of Jim and Cindy Harden of Forest.Hunter LaRue of Mount Victory Champs took the first place in 12-year-old showmanship in the Hardin County Fair junior swine show on Monday. Hunter is the son of Robert and Stacie LaRue of Mount Victory.Taking first place in 11-year-old showmanship at the Hardin County Fair junior swine show on Monday was Kaitlin Heberling of the Hardin County Wranglers 4-H. Kaitlin is the daughter of Mike and Megan Heberling of Kenton.Kylie Allmon of Taylor Creek Lads and Lassies finished first in 10-year-old showmanship during the junior fair swine show on Monday. Kylee is the daughter of Darrel and Shannon Allmon of Kenton.Kaylie Eversole of the Mount Victory Champs was first in 14-year-old showmanship during the junior fair swine show. Kaylie is the daughter of Mike and Kellie Eversole of Mount Victory.Trenton Sparks of Ridgemont FFA was the top 15-year-old showman in the junior fair swine show on Monday. Trenton is the son of Tyler and Tiffany Sparks of Kenton.Caleb Beale of the Taylor Creek Lads and Lassies took first in 16-year-old showmanship during the junior fair swine show. Caleb is the son of Dan and Sherri Beale of Kenton.Trevor Sparks of Ridgemont FFA was the top 17-19 year-old showman during the junior fair swine show. He is the son of Tyler and Tiffany Sparks of Kenton. With him is Ken McCullough of trophy sponsor, the Hardin County Trustees Association.Lauryn Davis of Forest-Jackson Co-op 4-H showed the grand champion market gilt during the Hardin County Fair junior swine show on Tuesday afternoon. Lauryn is the daughter of Wes and Chris Davis of Forest. Also pictured is Hardin County Pork Queen Katie Martino.Reonna Shafer of Mount Victory Champs 4-H showed the grand champion born and raised in Hardin County hog during the junior fair show on Friday. Pictured with Reanna are Tyler and Tiffany Sparks of Sparks Farms where the hog was bred. Reonna is the daughter of Chad and Tricia Shafer of Kenton and Ronna Shelton of Kenton.Kaitlin Heberling of Hardin County Wranglers showed the reserve champion born and raised in Hardin County hog on Friday. Pictured with her are (from left) breeder Cody Henderson, father Mike Heberling, mother Megan Heberling and brother Brennan Heberling.

Times photos by Kendrick Jesionowski

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