Locals win at Texas State Pecan Show

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Seven entries from Gillespie County won honors at the Texas State Pecan Show held in conjunction with the Texas Pecan Growers Association 92nd Annual Conference in College Station.

The show was judged July 14.

Following are the winners in the various divisions:

Comanche — 1. Yvonne Klaerner.

Barton — 2. Kermit Crenwelge.

Variety Seedlings — 2. Kermit Crenwelge.

Mohawk — 3. Troy Little.

Shoshoni — 3. Austin Nedbalek.

Sioux — 3. Melissa Nedbalek.

Stuart — 3. Elizabeth Wilke.

The pecans on display were grown in the 2012 season, and included 263 entries representing 33 different counties.

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