Talent Grand Champions


Little Rock, AR – Grand Champion Talent winners were awarded Oct. 19 at the 80th Arkansas State Fair. The contest was held in in historic Arkansas Hall on the grounds.

The Junior and Senior Grand Champion performers were selected from the nine winners in individual events. Junior GC received a $500 first prize sponsored by Fuller & Sons Hardware; Senior GC received a $1000 first prize sponsored by HiLand Dairy.

SENIOR DIVISION (AGE 16-21)

SENIOR DIVISION GRAND CHAMPION

VOCAL SOLO "Tennessee Whiskey"

Alex Hardison, Jonesboro, AR; representing Northeast District

JUNIOR DIVISION (AGE 10-15)

JUNIOR DIVISION GRAND CHAMPION

VOCAL SOLO "Don't Rain on My Parade"

Kennedy Holland, Greenwood, AR; representing Sebastian County

The Arkansas State Fair continues through Oct. 20 at the State Fairgrounds in Little Rock.