Category: Clay Count Fair

Clay County Fair & Events Center receives international recognition
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Clay County Fair & Events Center receives international recognition

Presented at the Closing Party and Awards Reception on November 28, the Clay County Fair received first place recognition in two categories, along with 10 other awards, at the annual International Association of Fairs and Expositions (IAFE) Convention held this week in San Antonio. First place honors included “Single Photo of Rodeo” (featured above, photo...

Clay County Fair celebrates another successful year
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Clay County Fair celebrates another successful year

Nine days of warm sunny weather made the “The World’s Greatest County Fair” a perfect September get-away for thousands of fairgoers, September 8-16. “Although crowds appeared to be affected the last weekend when temperatures hit the 90 degree mark, we were fortunate to get nine consecutive dry days,” said Fair Manager Jeremy Parsons. “Great weather,...

Clay County Republicans plan to open Spencer office, finish campaign season strong
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Clay County Republicans plan to open Spencer office, finish campaign season strong

Clay County Republicans are opening a downtown office and looking to get more candidate signs in Spencer residents’ yards as a way to show they’re motivated. On Thursday at the Clay County Fair, Kevin Brown, the group’s co-chair, said the focus is to finish campaign season strong. “That’s going to be the key is door-knocking,...

Scholten, Odor meet with fairgoers with Election Day two months away
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Scholten, Odor meet with fairgoers with Election Day two months away

J.D. Scholten is hitting the road hard from now until Election Day on Nov. 6. The Democratic candidate running against Rep. Steve King in Iowa’s Fourth Congressional District shared his plans with the Signal Thursday while at the Clay County Democrats booth at the Clay County Fair. “We’re going to be launching 39 counties, 39...