LIMA — Mallory Austin and Stephen Parthemore, both of Lima, have been named queen and king for the 2018 Allen County Fair.
Austin, daughter of Jeff and Kristi Austin, is a senior at Allen East High School. She’s been a member of 4-H for 13 years and serves as secretary with the Mustang Country Connections 4-H Club and vice-president with Harrod Lively 4-H club.
Parthemore, son of Jodi and Paul Parthemore, is a senior at Bath High School. He is president of the Milky Way Dairy Club and on the Junior Fair Board. He previously held the positions of secretary and vice-president in his 4-H Club. His fishing and radio controlled vehicle 4-H fair projects have sent him to the state level multiple times.