(5-30-18) Yesterday the Mercer County Fair Board announced that board president Jeff Selhorst would not seek  re-election.  Selhorst has been a part of the board for 17 years. Selhorst represents Butler Township.

According to the Fair website Ryan Fenning, who represents Jefferson Township – B, is the current VP.

The 2018 Mercer County Fair is set for August 10-16. Two main grandstand events highlight this year’s Fair, one features country music stars Neal McCoy, Joe Diffie and Walker Hayes, the other features the Newsboys.