Contest winner sports bees in beard

March 21, 2012 | 10:50 p.m. CDT
Jim Thaxter, winner of $50 from the full beard competition, placed bees in his beard at the Farm and Fiddle Beard Contest on Wednesday evening at Cafe Berlin, hosted by KOPN/89.5 FM. Thaxter has been a beekeeper for roughly 35 years.