Dillon Teen Shows Grand Champion Pig At Fair

Mason Miller, 13 years old from Dillon showed the Grand Champion pig at the Eastern Carolina, Livestock show at the Florence Agricultural Fair grounds on Tuesday, August 21, 2018. His pig “Tubs” weighed in at 200 pounds when entered. He fed and took care of his pig at C&M Hog Farm with his Papa, Rick Myers. Mason brought home the win with his pig. He was awarded as 1st place Overall Winner (Grand champion), 1st place. Jr. Showmanship, 1st place Record Book, 1st place Carcass and 1st place Weight Gain. This was Mason’s fifth time showing at the county fair and he will be showing at the State Fair in October. Pictured: Left Mason and Tubs during showing; Right Mason with his trophy & ribbons. (Contributed Photo)