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Benton Fugate, a bull rider from St. James, Mo., registers a score of 82 during Friday night’s Bull Buckoff competition.
Weather, new building, packed grandstand make for a perfect fair

 RED OAK – During the 2014 Montgomery County Fair’s opening ceremonies, president Kerry Confer spoke for the entire fair board when he stated “the past year was one we won’t soon forget.”

In retrospect, the same will be said about the fair itself, which couldn’t have been much better.