B y Derek Liebig
Preparations are underway for the county’s largest event of the year.
A small army of volunteers and several paid staffers have been working earnestly in preparation for the Washington County Fair, which kicks off on Monday, Aug. 19.
“We’re trying frantically to get ready,” said Mark St. Jacques, fair general manager.
The annual event, which drew a record 120,000 people last year (nearly twice the population of the Washington County), is a bit of a logistical nightmare.
Next weekend, in a [...]