After successful fair, board meeting turns chaotic
Last updated 7/23/2021 at 12:18pm
In the wake of a successful Great Northern Fair, a meeting of the Hill County Fair Board Thursday served as a listening session for members of the public, mainly people who worked at the fair, to voice their concerns, criticism and praise, but devolved into a heated argument about the competence and merit of Frank English as the fairgrounds manager.
Community member Ursula Brese had a number of complaints, including one against a fair board member, though she did not specify which one.
“Things happened while I was working that I don’t think are right,” Brese said.
She said the boar...