Agriculture briefs


Teen named Fair Queen

Huntingdon County Fair Queen Mikara Anderson of Three Springs was crowned the 2019 Pennsylvania Fair Queen at the annual joint convention of the Pennsylvania State Association of County Fairs and Pennsylvania State Showmen’s Association.

Anderson, 18, is the daughter of Gerald and Holly Anderson. She is a senior highest honors student at Southern Huntingdon Area High School, where she is active in sports, music and academic clubs.

She will attend Penn State University this fall majoring in animal science, followed by law school, with plans to become an agricultural attorney.


Three get Keystone Degrees

Tyrone seniors MaKenna LaRosa, Reilly Ronan and Jacey Whitcomb earned Keystone Degrees at the at the 2019 Pennsylvania FFA Mid-Winter Convention held at the Pennsylvania Farm Show in Harrisburg.

The three are with the Tyrone Area FFA chapter.