September 3, 2015 RSS feed / Letters

Unique names for his pigs

Hello, my name is Carson Arebalo. This is my fifth year showing at the Mariposa County Fair. I am an independent exhibitor.  This year, I have three pigs. They are all crossbred gilts. My first pig’s name is Fat Amy. More...

Hog is very talkative

My name is August Dormer and I am a freshman at Mariposa County High School.  This is my fourth year showing swine at the fair. More...

His showmanship hog is ready for the fair

My name is Cody Holt, I am 16 years old and I am a junior at Mariposa County High School.  I have been an active FFA member for three years now. More...

Showing Bruce the hog

Hello. My name is Sierra Sheehan and I am a senior at Mariposa County High School.  I am raising a pig for the Mariposa County Fair this year. More...

He’s showing a beautiful Yorkshire hog at fair

Hi, my name is Cole Sjostrom. I am 16 years old. I am currently raising a beautiful Yorkshire gilt for the Mariposa FFA Chapter.  More...

Showing a goat at the fair

My name is Shelby Woods. I am a lifelong resident of Mariposa and a junior at Mariposa County High School. I am an active member of the Mariposa FFA chapter.  More...

What is going on at John C. fremont Hospital?

What in the world is going on at John C. Fremont Hospital?  The community should be upset and demanding answers from the hospital’s board and its chief executive officer. The termination of the emergency services contract with Dr. More...

Iran, Muslim allies not peaceful

I thank Monica Martella for her well-taken comments in reply to mine, regarding the Muslims. However, my intention was simply to point out that we as Americans don’t need to be cozy until one of our cultures is the prevailing one.  More...

Her 4-H project is a steer

Hi, my name is Khily Brower.  I am 11 years old and I am in the sixth grade. I love to play softball and being in 4-H. I am in the Hornitos 4-H Club. This is my third year in the beef project. More...

Her pig’s name is Jack

Hi, my name is Brianna Heavner and I’m showing a barrow at the Mariposa County Fair.  I am 15 years old and a sophomore at Mariposa County High School. My pig’s name is Jack. More...

Showing a wether named Rambunctious

My name is Addyson McCaig and I am 10 years old. I have been a member of the Don Pedro Rattlers 4-H Club for two years. This is my first year in the sheep project and I am very excited to do showmanship and market my wether lamb at the fair.  More...

She’s showing a pig and a lamb

Hello, my name is Haley Shelton and I am 14 years old. I am a freshman at the Mariposa County High School and am excited to be in the FFA program.  I am also involved in volleyball, basketball and softball. More...

Third year of showing a hog

Hi, my name is Brooke Verley. This is my third year showing a market pig at the Mariposa County Fair.  I walk my pig 20 minutes in the morning and 20 minutes at night. More...

Thanks goes to CHP officer

At 1:40 p.m. on Aug. 19, my car broke down on a sharp curve in the center driving lane on East Whitlock Road in Mariposa.  More...

Concert series was wonderful

The summer concert series wrapped up on Saturday, Aug. 29 and what a great year it was.  Thanks to the Mariposa Copunty Arts Council, the musicians and especially to Ronnie Sweeting for all his hard work and dedication putting on the event. More...

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