• WBST 92.1 FMMuncie
  • WBSB 89.5 FMAnderson
  • WBSW 90.9 FMMarion
  • WBSJ 91.7 FMPortland
  • WBSH 91.1 FMHagerstown / New Castle
Indiana Public Radio, a listener supported-service of Ball State University

Indiana Weekend

Conversations with some of Indiana’s most interesting people and places

county-fair-300x240.jpg

County Fairs: The Hoosier Mood

“County Fairs: The Hoosier Mood” – 7/29/16

Indiana Weekend

It’s the season for county fairs – 4-H kids showing their work, the rides, fried food and general festivities. The fair is also a good place in this election season to take the temperature of typical Hoosiers. That’s how we wound up at the Madison County Fair in Alexandria, meeting a health-care worker, a truck driver, and would-be gaming and vlogging stars.

Play this episode online

Photo: Kathy Wehrley, Star Photo Studio

Music in this show:

Wolves-A-Howlin’, by Butch Baldassari & David Schnaufer
Centerfield, by John Fogerty
Cat, by C418

Recent Episodes