The State Fair ofWest Virginia isn't until August, but officials already are accepting nominations for the state's best pie baker. The Best of the Counties pie bake off seeks bakers from all 55 counties to compete for the honor of West Virginia's best pie baker.
To nominate a baker, visit www.statefairofwv.com and complete a ballot by noon May 13 or mail the nominee's name, address, county and phone number to State Fair of West Virginia, P.O. Drawer 986, Lewisburg, WV 24901.The person who receives the most votes in each county will be invited to participate in the Aug. 10 contest. The State Fair will be held Aug. 9-17.