A “town” consisting only of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, built in 1910, one or two surrounding buildings and a cemetery across the road suddenly was crowded with more than 1,000 people.
Vendors at Riley County Fair 2014 help the visitors to handle thirst, hunger and boredom, Friday, July 25, 2014.
The defending champion in tie-down roping from a year ago, Jerome Schneeberger didn’t record a time in the event after his calf got away from him.
Ponies, slides and other rides at the Riley County Fair.
Officials estimated the home sustained $130,000 in structure damage, while contents sustained $65,000 in damage.
The competition took place Saturday afternoon at the Manhattan Town Center.
Some may know it as barn dancing, and it’s similar to square dancing. There’s a live band, the dancing is done in a large circle and partners rotate.
When an officer fires a stun gun, the weapon shoots probes with fish hook-like barbs designed to pierce through the subject’s clothing and skin.
The latest fashions and enjoy the coronation of this year’s fair royalty.
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