A 192-pound middleweight hog, raised by Scott Seltzer of Lehighton R. 4, was judged as grand champion of the 4-H Market Hog Show at the Carbon County Fair in Lehighton. The heavyweight hog, raised by Theresa Steigerwalt of Lehighton R. 4, was given the reserve championship. Miss Steigerwalt's hog weighed 213 pounds. Matthew Gower of Lehighton R. 1 raised a 185-pound hog for the lightweight judging and won first place. In the judging of dairy cattle, Carl Miller of Tamaqua R. 3 exhibited the grand champion.
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Saturday, August 13, 2011