The fun continues all weekend at the Jersey County Fair. Jerseyville welcomed a throng Thursday night to see the tribute band, "Almost Kiss." Tonight and tomorrow night feature truck and tractor pulls, and Sunday caps off the fair with the always popular demolition derby.
Among those in attendance were newly crowned Miss Jersey County 2016 Kallie Shires and Little Miss Jersey County Paige Dean who were greeting the crowd. Kallie noted that she and Paige would be at the fair each evening after being crowned on Wednesday. As for the future, you might just hear Kallie on the Big Z again someday after she attends Lewis and Clark Community College:
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The Jersey County Fair runs all weekend, culminating in a demolition derby on Sunday night.