Free Lance-Star reporter Robyn Sidersky covers Caroline County government and schools. You can reach her at 540/374-5413 or firstname.lastname@example.org. You can follow coverage on Facebook or Twitter as well.
State Fair performers welcomed to Caroline
Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Percy Sledge was the headline act at the State Fair last Saturday night despite heavy rain and wet conditions. Vice Chairman Maxie Rozell, County Administrator Percy Ashcraft and Emergency Services Commission Chairperson Pam Chenault were among the local participants in welcoming the entertainer to Caroline County.
Country music stars Jason Michael Carroll and Dean Brody headlined the Festival Stage at the State Fair of Virginia opening night. Seeveral thousand fans were on hand for the evening performances.
Back stage welcoming Carroll and Brody to Caroline County and the fair was All-America City chairman Frank Hammon who presented them with official All-America City t-shirts. Hammon explained to them the pride county residents have winning the prestigious honor.