Taco Takes Home Top Trophy In Rooster Crowing Contest

Taco Takes Home Top Trophy In Rooster Crowing Contest

Vince Gonzalez of rural Red Bud and his rooster Taco won first place in the Fair's Rooster Crowing Contest. Taco crowed 53 times during the 30-minute event held Wednesday morning. Riley Middendorf of rural Waterloo took home second place. His rooster crowed 48 times. There were three roosters who earned the last place moniker with only one single crow each. 

photo - Vince Gonzalez and Taco won first place in the Monroe County Fair's Rooster Crowing Contest. They are congratulated by Fair Queen Alexis Hartman and Little Miss Savanna Cissell. 

Ty Johanning and his rooster Red won a blue ribbon at the Rooster Crowing contest. Red was voted as being the best looking rooster in the event. Presenting the ribbon are Little Miss Savanna Cissell and Fair Queen Alexis Hartman.