Entries sought for chili cookoff

WELLSBURG – The 11th annual Brooke County Fair Chili Cookoff will be held from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 6 during the fair at Brooke Hills Park.

The contest is open to any style of chili, with prizes of $75, $25 and $15 for first, second and third place. The top winner also will have his or her name put on the contest’s Stanley Cup of Chili trophy and receive his or her own trophy.

Participants should bring a crock pot of chili to the fair grounds between 11 a.m. and 12:45 p.m. There is a $15 entry fee, with proceeds going to the fair.

The entries will be numbered and judged by fairgoers, who will make a donation to sample them.

For information, call (304) 527-0834.