West Virginia State Fair Announces Food Contest Contenders


LEWISBURG, W.Va. (AP) — The West Virginia state fair is holding its second annual food contest.

The fair’s organizers on Tuesday announced the contenders for the 10-day contest that runs from August 8th to the 17th in Lewisburg.

The menu items include a smoked bacon ice cream, a corndog wrapped in Monterey jack cheese and flaming hot Cheetos, a buffalo chicken pizza and more.

The winner will be announced on August 17 after votes are cast through social media or in person at the fair.

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