Fifth-generation farmer embraces fair’s theme

Fifth-generation farmer embraces fair’s theme

Michael Werling lives on a farm in Decatur that has belonged to his family since 1847. His great-great-grandfather lived there, as did his great-grandfather, grandfather and dad. Now, Werling works as a grain farmer, something he loves doing and has loved since he was...
World champion bull rider works at fair for fun

World champion bull rider works at fair for fun

While sitting under a blue umbrella, armed with a microphone and a stool, Jim Myers narrated the experience of a man in his early 20s as he held on to a mechanical bull for dear life. “Are you ready?” Myers called out. When the man fell on the ground in a mere 4.53...