In spite of rain on Saturday
morning, attendance was up for the first day of the Washington County Fair.
According to the fair board, first day
admissions were up from 5800 to 7200.
The fair board yesterday announced the
cancellation a show by country musician and comic Cletus T. Judd, who was to
perform tonight. Judd, who hosts a popular morning radio show in
Huntington, suffered a death in his family.
The fair board was able to land Zach
Shelton, an up-and-coming alternative country act from Zanesville, to take his
place. Also performing tonight, the 64 to Grayson Band, along with Mini Monster