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Benton celebrates Farm City Days

  • Chase Faltner watches as the BCHS Ranger Girls pass by during the Farm City Days parade Saturday in Benton. The 7-year-old from Christopher said his favorite parts of the parade are the 'candy and bid tractors.'

    Chase Faltner watches as the BCHS Ranger Girls pass by during the Farm City Days parade Saturday in Benton. The 7-year-old from Christopher said his favorite parts of the parade are the 'candy and bid tractors.'
    Holly Kee photo

  • Grand Marshals Ralph and Virginia Smith led the Farm City Days parade in Benton on Saturday.

    Grand Marshals Ralph and Virginia Smith led the Farm City Days parade in Benton on Saturday.
    Holly Kee photo

 
BY HOLLY KEE
hkee@localsouthernnews.com
updated: 6/18/2018 6:25 PM

The annual festival and expo returned to Benton, again highlighting farming operations and farming safety. But there was plenty of fun besides, with a car show, parade, flea market, and kids activities, among much more.