Six Nations Fall Fair family events

Six Nations Fire Department Sparky the dog is all smiles after successfully showing that determination in catching the greased pig which resulted in a huge ovation.Photo by Neil Becker)

By Neil Becker Sports Writer For little Zoe Tjepkema catching a greasy pig was all about strategy and laughter. This 11-year-old who had joined a crowd of others running around a closed off pen trying to capture and lift a greased pig was all smiles when she figured out how to catch the slippery prize and hoisted it in her arms winning the competition. “It was fun,” Tjepkema said with a smile. “It was hard. My dad explained to me what it was and I desperately wanted to go.” Not only is the pig greased up but so are the participants making it a slippery challenge for anyone trying to capture him. “It was fun except that I got an elbow in the face,” a smiling Avery Hill said. Hill,14,…

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