Motocross at Hartford Fair

Motocross at Hartford Fair
Motocross at Hartford Fair Dylon Graham, right, of Zanesville, tries to hold a lead against Newark’s Jordan Barnes in the 122-250 C Group 2 race Thursday night at the Hartford Fair. Barnes finished the race in first. Check out this story on newarkadvocate …
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The Average Salary for Professional Motocross Riders
Professional motocross riders are athletes who have advanced to the highest level of competition in this risky but exhilarating sport. They are considered outstanding athletes with exceptional physical abilities, endurance and competitive instincts, among …
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Oklahoma Motocross Champion Dies After Crash
Chad Givens, 28, suffered a critical head injury after wrecking his motorcycle during a practice lap at the Oklahoma Motorsports Complex in Norman on October 6. Doctors at OU Medical Center took Givens off life-support this past Friday. Givens was a …
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Taylor Swift is #1 on Star Mag’s 35 ‘most hated celebrities’ list: fair or no?

Vanity Fair Oscar Party at Wallis Annenberg Center for Performing Arts - Arrivals Featuring: Taylor Swift Where: Los Angeles, California, United States When: 28 Feb 2016 Credit: WENN.com **Not available for publication in Germany**Taylor Swift is #1 on Star Mag’s 35 ‘most hated celebrities’ list: fair or no?
It’s time for Star Magazine’s annual (semi-annual?) “Most Hated Celebrities” list. Gwyneth Paltrow once topped this list, much to her chagrin, but Goop will be happy to know that she fell pretty far on this year’s list. This year’s list is …
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Can you guess celebrities’ real names?
Many stars are better known by their stage names, but do you know what name they were born under? Let’s find out what these stars’ real names are, starting with Oscar-winner Whoopi Goldberg. Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images for HBO The actress/comedian/TV host …
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Barry column celebrities
RIO DE JANEIRO — In a moment I will bring you an Olympic news update, but first you will want to hear about my celebrity encounter. This happened in Ipanema, the famous Rio beach neighborhood immortalized in the song “The Girl from Ipanema,” in which …
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Spring festival guide: From food to music to culture, it’s all fair game

cusineSpring festival guide: From food to music to culture, it’s all fair game
DEWEY BALFA CAJUN AND CREOLE HERITAGE WEEK: Vermilionville Living History and Folklife Park, 300 Fisher Road, Lafayette. “The Greatest Week of Cajun and Creole Culture on the Planet!” forklore workshops and culinary celebrations. Prices vary …
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Food Truck Friday cruises back into town April 8
Following huge success from its debut year, Food Truck Friday will return this spring. The event will kick off April 8, in the parking lot at Epworth United Methodist Church in Rehoboth Beach. It will run from 4 to 7 p.m. every second and fourth Friday …
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Lowcountry Cajun Festival
The 25th Annual Lowcountry Cajun Festival returns to James Island County Park on Sunday, April 3, 2016 from 12 – 6 p.m. Bringing Louisiana living to the Lowcountry, the Cajun Festival is a full-day of music, Cajun and Creole foods, children’s …
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Du Quoin State Fair Manager Shannon Woodworth dismissed by Gov. Rauner

trendDu Quoin State Fair Manager Shannon Woodworth dismissed by Gov. Rauner
Just shy of a year into his tenure as manager of the Du Quoin State Fair, Shannon Woodworth has been dismissed by newly sworn-in Gov. Bruce Rauner. Woodworth had worked with the fair for about 14 years, mostly overseeing media and public relations, …
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Lebanon’s state fair ‘fairest’ to compete in statewide pageant
The Tennessee Association of Fairs is comprised of 60 county or area fairs, including the Tennessee State Fair. The group’s annual convention, traditionally held in Nashville, is scheduled for Jan. 22. The pageant, regarded as one of the highlights of …
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Everhart’s dream continues
During the weekend, she found a way to top that feeling. The Paint Valley High School graduate was named 2015 Ohio State Fairs’ queen by the Ohio State Fair Managers Association in Columbus. The state pageant is designed to honor the traits of honesty, …
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