Mineral County Fair begins!

From left, Emilee Price, 15, of Patterson Creek, W.Va., Kayla Weisen, 16, of Ridgeley, W.Va., and Alexis Mculty, 15, of Cumberland, ride the Super Shot on Tuesday on the opening day of the Mineral County Fair. The 72nd annual event continues through Saturday at the fairgrounds in Fort Ashby, W.Va. Gates open at 6 p.m. Wednesday with Diamond J. Rodeo at the grandstand at 7 p.m. and Highland Grass performing two shows at 7 and 9 p.m.