The annual Shelby County Livestock Show will be held Saturday at the
Weigh in of market animals will begin at 7:30 a.m. and continue until 9:00 a.m. The show will start at 10:00 a.m. with Rabbits and the Swine, the Goats, Lambs and Cattle will follow. The Rabbits will be judged by Frank Farrow. Dwight Callis, will judge swine, goats, lamb and cattle.
Show Chairman Jacob Spivey says there are over 110 entries at this show which are trying to be selected for the auction and premium awards.
Last year’s sale Champion steer was purchased by XTO and Ted Walter’s & Associates. Farmers State Bank won the bid for the Champion Swine. Shelby Savings Bank & Port-A-Cool purchased the Champion goat, and Deep East Texas Electric Coop. bought the Champion lamb.
The Bar-B-Que for the buyer’s and exhibitors will start at 6:00 p.m. followed by the live auction at 7:00 p.m.
The public is invited to attend the events of the day and support the youth of our county.