Around the County

Bill Hancock
Runnels County Register
Runnels County Register - Around the County

Ag Shows

The 2021 San Angelo Stock Show is in the books for BFFA! There were several challenges but we are thankful that we had the opportunity to have this experience! Congratulations to all exhibitors!

Well, the San Angelo sheep show is in the books for the Ballinger FFA, and we started the show season off right with a fifth place light weight finewool for Cash Drennan, super proud of the work these kids have put into their projects, on to San Antonio in less then a week!! - Ballinger Ag Boosters.

A tired competitor Ballinger at the San Angelo Livestock Show.


Mando Coy - 8th Cross: Owen Helms - Reserve York, 8th Cross: Reagan Helms - 3rd Overall Chester, 4th Place Duroc: Trent Helms - 5th Chester: Kennedee Franke-Cross Gilt.


Reagan Helms - Champion Chester, 5th Duroc: Trent Helms - 3rd Place Chester

Jessa Battle showing her swine cross at the San Angelo Livestock Show.



Class 2 - Megan Lange-8th: Class 3 - Jacob Busenlehner, Trent Helms: Trey Matschek-10th.

Light Cross

Class 3: Zac Harrison, Jessa Battle - 4th, Markus Castleberry: Class 4: Autumn Busch, Korey Cavazos

Dark Cross

Class 2: Reagan Helms - 8th: Class 3: Chase Griffis: Class 4: Kennedee Franke


Class 3: Chase Griffis-  9th: Class 4 Jenna Battle - 6th

Light OPB:

Class 1: Bryce Sallee: Class 1: Jenna Battle - 3rd


Class 1: Jessa Battle


Class 1: Jolee Battle-11th

Class 3: Jolee Battle

Eric Toliver showing his steer at the San Angelo Livestock Show.


Emma Toliver - 2nd Place Hereford

Eric Toliver - 11th Cross

he 2021 San Antonio Stock Show has been an experience! We are grateful and excited to see what Houston and Austin bring!

Ballinger High School's Emma Toliver shows off her 2nd place steer at the San Angelo Livestock Show.

Market Hogs

Zac Harrison-7th

Owen Helms-7th

Trey Matschek-Top 15

Reagan Helms-9th

Jacob Busenlehner

Trent Helms

Jenna Battle-11th

Jessa Battle-4th

Jolee Battle-10th

Market Steers

Camryn Dankworth

Eric Toliver

Ballinger High School's Christy Zhuang provided photos of the Ballinger Lady Cats game against Anson.

Ballinger Lady Cats softball vs Anson photos were provided by Ballinger High School's Christy Zhuang.

Ballinger High School's Christy Zhuang provided photos of the Ballinger Lady Cats game against Anson.

The Ballinger Rotary Club held their annual pancake supper on February 25, at the Ballinger Community Center. Assisting the Rotarians were the Rotary Interact club from Ballinger High School.

Rotary members having way to much fun cooking pancakes for the annual pancake supper. L-R: Ballinger City Manager Brian Frieda, Ken Slimp, Ken Kvapil, Larry Lange and John Pierik.
Ballinger High School Rotary Interact students provided a huge helping hand with Ballinger Rotary's annual pancake supper. (L-R) Elijah, Shahailia, John and special helper Ethan.