Snapshots of the Hamilton County Fair

— Daily Freeman-Journal photo by Daniel Blankenship Caroline Ehn of Webster City performs a vocal number during the Bill Riley Iowa State Fair Talent Search at Hamilton County Fair Saturday afternoon. Ehn will represent Hamilton County at the state fair in the Sprout Division of the competition.
— Daily Freeman-Journal photos by Hans Madsen Ben Heeren, 17, of Stratford, makes sure one of his pigs gets a good bath Thursday afternoon at the Hamilton County Fair in Webster City. Heeren is a member of the Stratford Spirit 4-H Club.
— Daily Freeman-Journal photos by Hans Madsen Cody Zimmerman, 11, of Ellsworth, has her hands full with a small herd of goats Thursday afternoon at the Hamilton County Fair following the 4-H-FFA Goat Show. Zimmerman is a member of the Clear Lake Sailors 4-H Club.
— Daily Freeman-Journal photo by Daniel Blankenship Swine project participants from area FFA and 4-H Clubs wrangle their pigs during the Saturday swine show,
— Daily Freeman-Journal photo by Daniel Blankenship Swine project participants from area FFA and 4-H Clubs wrangle their pigs during the Saturday swine show,
Participants in the Bottle Animal program wait for their turn to show their calf Friday afternoon.
— Daily Freeman-Journal photo by Daniel Blankenship Participants line up for judging with their animals during the beef show on Friday morning.