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Kids in the spotlight at livestock auction
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Kids in the spotlight at livestock auction

Behind the scenes of Saturday’s Youth Livestock Auction, FFA and 4-H kids were busy preparing their animals for their walk to the sale barn where buyers were packed in, ready for bidding wars.

Paige Moore, a Prairie City FFA member, was...

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Kids in the spotlight at livestock auction

Behind the scenes of Saturday’s Youth Livestock Auction, FFA and 4-H kids were busy preparing their animals for their walk to the sale barn...

Museum’s ‘End of Summer’ event offers fun for the whole family
Living history, crafts and games featured
Preparing for the fair
13-year-old writer pens winning essay on Americanism
Grant Union student wins first in state Americanism essay contest

What's Happening

What’s Happening

The deadline for What’s Happening items is 5 p.m. Friday. Call the Eagle, 541-575-0710, or email editor@bmeagle.com. For meetings this...

What’s Happening

The deadline for What’s Happening items is 5 p.m. Friday. Call the Eagle, 541-575-0710, or email editor@bmeagle.com. For meetings this...

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