Excessive Heat Warning issued July 19 at 9:35PM EDT until July 20 at 8:00PM EDT by NWS Wilmington (details ...)
...EXCESSIVE HEAT WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT SATURDAY... * HEAT INDEX VALUES...105 to 110 on Saturday due to temperatures in the mid 90s and dewpoints in the mid 70s. * TIMING...Through Saturday evening. Very little relief is expected tonight with low temperatures only falling into the middle and upper 70s. * IMPACTS...Heat stroke, heat exhaustion and other heat related illnesses will be possible, especially if you spend a significant amount of time outdoors, or are involved in any strenuous outdoor activity. The cumulative impacts of heat on the human body can be significant when consecutive days of excessive heat occur.
76° 76° Sat 95° Sat 95° 76° 76° Sun 89° Sun 89° slight chance likely
Friday, August 21st, 2009
Mercer County Fair livestock auction
Photo by Mark Pummell/The Daily Standard

Karissa Will, the daughter of John Will and member of Barnyard Boosters 4-H Club, sold her Reserve Champion Meat Goat for $600. The animal weighed 74 pounds.

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