PHOTO GALLERY: Wednesday at the Boone County Fair

Wednesday, July 27, 2011 | 11:15 p.m. CDT
Emily Bruns's, 9, heavyweight class pig enjoys a cool-down as he is washed by Kelsay Brun, 14, on Wednesday before the pig competition at the Boone County Fair.

COLUMBIA — The pig competition, carnival rides and prizes were the highlight of the Boone County Fair on Wednesday.

Gracelynn Vaughan, 2, of Columbia walks down the fairway on Wednesday at the Boone County Fair. Her father walked nearby.
AJ Hombs, 9, of Hallsville lies on one of the two pigs he was showing at the Boone County Fair. Hombs and his friend Andrew Huddleston waited for the competition in the stalls.
(From left) Kelly McGuire, 14, Olivia Oglesby, 14, Mackenzie Murray, 14, and Katie Storm, 14, scream aboard the "Sea Dragon" on Wednesday at the Boone County Fair.
Adam Tutt, 8, swings in the corral where the pig competition will be held on Wednesday at the Boone County Fair. Tutt and his cousin, Dakota Rapp, entertained themselves in the corral before the show. Both were showing pigs.

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