Top Local Salons and Spas to Relax and Unwind

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On National Relaxation Day, we want to encourage you to take some time for your own pampering. To help, we’ve compiled a list of local salons, spas, and massage services in the Crawford County area: Salons – Hair, Nails, and Spa Treatment Laura’s Fitness & Beauty A… Read More

It’s a Grand Old Time at the Arma V-J Homecoming

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Arma’s annual V-J Homecoming is a celebration of special importance. Having existed since 1946, the event is one of a handful of celebrations in the United States created to specifically recognize the veterans who secured the U.S. victory over Japan in World War II. Since that time, it has… Read More

A New Century of the Crawford County Fair

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The Crawford County Fair is celebrating Year 1 of a new century. 2017 marks the 101st annual Crawford County Fair (although the fair’s history goes back even further!). Look back through the first 100 years and you will see an event characterized by hard work, community, and wholesome… Read More

Get Your Farm On at the Four States Farm Show

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Taking a day off is a rarity for most of the area’s farmers and ranchers. Animals have to be fed, fields must be tended and other chores have to be done daily. But, when the Four States Farm Show comes to town, a trip away from the daily grind… Read More

World Emoji Day – We Can Represent!

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  Emojis — we use them to describe how we feel, demonstrate a thought or add a bit of fun to a text message, social media post or email message. We use them so much, people around the globe are celebrating World Emoji Day on July 17. In… Read More

Italian Bread: A Crawford County Flavor of Life

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While Crawford County may be known nationally for its tasty fried chicken, another food could be even more popular in the area. Longtime residents share treasured memories of stopping by the Frontenac Bakery for a loaf of bread, straight from the oven. And, newcomers rave as they down their first… Read More

Crawford County 365 Update: Half a year down

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June 30th is National Social Media Day. It’s also the halfway point of our year-long Crawford County 365 campaign. Every day this year, we have celebrated the uniqueness of Crawford County’s local businesses and citizens, popular events, our history and heritage, and the outdoors. Over the past six months,… Read More

National Fried Chicken Day Contest Rules

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CRAWFORD COUNTY CVB “FRIED CHICKEN FOR A YEAR” CONTEST OFFICIAL RULES NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. This Contest (“Contest”) is sponsored and run by the Crawford County Convention & Visitors Bureau (“Sponsor”). Participation in the Contest constitutes entrant’s… Read More

Fried Chicken Day Contest Rules

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CRAWFORD COUNTY CVB “FRIED CHICKEN FOR A YEAR” CONTEST OFFICIAL RULES NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. This Contest (“Contest”) is sponsored and run by the Crawford County Convention & Visitors Bureau (“Sponsor”). Participation in the Contest constitutes entrant’s… Read More

National Nature Photography Day

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Guest Post Written By: Andra Bryan Stefanoni As a child growing up in Crawford County, the day that the National Geographic magazine arrived at our home each month was the day that I curled up on the couch and traveled the world. It was filled with photographs of natural wonders… Read More