CROWN POINT | The Lake County Agricultural Society held its annual members meeting Oct. 21 in the 4-H Building at the Lake County Fairgrounds and selected the 2014 Lake County Fair Board.
Officers are: President Roland “Bub” Wise, of Crown Point; First Vice President Zern Hayden, of Crown Point; Second Vice President Tom Lump, of Lowell; Secretary Arlene Marcinek, of St. John; and Treasurer John Laszlo, of Munster. Ken Craft, of Lowell, is past president.
North County Directors are Bob Crist and Mike Steffan, both of Griffith; and Mike Fraley, of Highland; and South County Directors are Pat Leininger, of Lowell; and two new board directors, EJ Hein and Greg Pater, both of Crown Point.
Both Hein and Pater are longtime fair exhibitors, and Pater is also a past Draft Horse Department superintendent.
The 2014 Lake County Fair runs Aug. 1 to 10.