Two local youths recently participated in the Quarter Horse Show at the 53rd Keystone International Livestock Exposition. The Keystone International Livestock Exposition was held at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center in Harrisburg.

The expo featured more than 4,000 animals and 1,200 exhibitors from 30 states and Canada.

Taking first place in the Novice Amateur Western Pleasure, riding Banded Asset, was John Kleintop of Lehighton and taking first place in the

Novice Amateur Western, riding Zip Chocolate Ivester, was Alison Kistler of Germansville.