ILLINOIS (KFVS) - The Illinois State Fair crowns the First Grand Champions in the Junior Livestock Show.
The new champions include:
- 1st place - James Banas, 13, of the Saratoga 4-H Club won with his Cornish Cross Trio
- 2nd place - Sam Shafer, 19, of the Jolly Workers 4-H Club won with his White Pekin Ducks
- Grand Champion - Kenzie Schlipf, 13, of the Dunlap Dynamite 4-H Club won with her New Zealand Rabbit Meat Pen
- Reserve Grand Champion - Mallory Munster, 18, of the LeRoy 4-H
The Illinois State Fair will be Friday, August 12 through Sunday, August 21 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily.
A schedule of events will include:
- Friday, August 12 - County Fair and Horse Racing Day. More than 70 county fair queens and 105 fairs and expositions from across the state are represented at the fair.