HANNIBAL | Evan Dalton, 12, center, won the local boys' fence painting contest on Friday, July 3, qualifying him to compete in the national championship on July 4. Finalists were Landyn Essig, 12, second, and Logan Essig, 10, third.
Evan Dalton also won the national championship.
July 4 events include the Hannibal Cannibal at 7 a.m., mud volleyball beginning at 7 p.m., parade at 10 a.m., Tom and Becky contest at noon, frog jump at noon and other contests before the fireworks at dusk.
Additional contest results and photos will be posted later.