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THE FAIR’S IN TOWN

Top: Event-goers take a ride on. Pharroah’s Fury.

Top: Event-goers take a ride on. Pharroah’s Fury.

The Kiwanis Covington County Fair kicked off Monday with school day, a great event for students enjoying the Columbus Day holiday.

Ocean Reeves and William Grimes on the merry-go-round.

Ocean Reeves and William Grimes on the merry-go-round.

Today, there is free admission for people with special needs, school age, from 10 a.m. until noon. Merchant’s night is today, with unlimited rides for $18 with a receipt with a purchase from a county merchant today. Kids and youth talent shows are tonight at 6, and the tug-of-war contest is at 7:30.

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