Tractors

Photo by Lindsey Rae Vaughn.
The 58th annual Pulaski County Fair was held Aug. 13-19 in Pulaski. The event featured many popular county fair events, including carnival rides, tractor pulls, a demolition derby and many others.
The 137th 2017 Union County Fair is underway at the Anna City Park in Anna. The fair was scheduled to begin Aug. 18 and continues through Aug. 26 with a wide range of activities. On Monday, Aug. 21, a total solar eclipse will occur; activities are planned at the fair on that day. Eclipse Day Monday...
Anna Fire Department personnel washed down the Henry Dillow Grandstand Monday to prepare for the 2017 Union County Fair in Anna. The fair is set to start this weekend at the Anna City Park, where the grandstand is located. The Anna Fire Department has done this for many years.
The 137th 2017 Union County Fair is scheduled Aug. 18-26 at the Anna City Park in Anna. On Monday, Aug. 21, a total solar eclipse will occur; activities are planned at the fair on that day. Evening performances at this year’s fair are scheduled to include a queen pageant, Steve Hornbeak and the...
The 58th annual Pulaski County Fair is underway: the event was scheduled to begin Aug. 13 and continues through Aug. 19. Admission prices to the fairgrounds are $5 per car load or $2 per person for walk-ins. Family Night was Monday, Aug. 14, starting at 6 p.m. The evening featured a pig scramble...
The 137th 2017 Union County Fair is scheduled Aug. 18-26 at the Anna City Park in Anna. During the week of this year’s fair, a total solar eclipse will occur. Evening performances at this year’s fair are scheduled to include a queen pageant, Steve Hornbeak and the Main Street Players, a ranch rodeo...
The 58th annual Pulaski County Fair is scheduled Aug. 13-19 at the fairgrounds in Pulaski. Admission prices to the fairgrounds are $5 per car load or $2 per person for walk-ins. A parade is scheduled Sunday, Aug. 13, at 5 p.m. in downtown Pulaski. Gospel singing and a community worship service are...
In the first row are, from left, Michael Honey, Charlie McGuckin and Ted McGuckin. In the second row are Tony Smith, William Hall, David Lacey, Deanna McGuckin and Simon McGuckin. Photo provided.
In October, Simon McGuckin of Tamms was working on his property when a tractor overturned onto him. His 13-year-old son, Charles McGuckin, and 10-year-old son, Ted McGuckin, were with him. The boys reacted calmly and waited with their father until first responders arrived at the scene. Then, once...
A ranch rodeo was held Friday evening, Aug. 19, in front of the grandstand. Events included team doctoring, wild cow milking, team sorting, trailer loading and ranch team roping.
Click through the slideshow to see The Gazette-Democrat's collection of images from this year's Union County Fair. The slideshow will be updated through the week to include upcoming events.

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