WRMJ’s Taylor Wins Reserve Champion Honors At RI County Fair Celebrity Showmanship Contest

grace mercerWRMJ News/Sports Director Jim Taylor won reserve champion honors at tonight’s Rock Island County Fair’s Celebrity Showmanship Contest. Taylor worked with Rock Island County 4’Her Grace Mercer of Port Byron and her Yorkshire hog. In the process, Taylor also earned $300 for the Bryant J. Luxmore Memorial Fund.
Grace Mercer:

Celebrity showmanship judge Tyler Gradert:

Jenna Preston with the Rock Island County 4H Teen Federation:

Livestock exhibitor Austin Hyett of Joy: