Fun at the Carousel


Tinley Brown goes after some candy during the Botkins Carousel Parade Sunday afternoon.. Tinley is the 2-year-old daughter of Tiffany and Thomas Brown, of Anna.

Tinley Brown goes after some candy during the Botkins Carousel Parade Sunday afternoon.. Tinley is the 2-year-old daughter of Tiffany and Thomas Brown, of Anna.


Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

State Champion Trophy and game net.


Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Fritz Serr reading the championship poem to the boys basketball team Saturday during the ring ceremony.


Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Some people like to show off their big tractors in the parade, while others like their little tractors.


Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Pat Meyer takes aim during the Bean Bag Tournament Sunday afternoon.


Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Athletic Director Brad Bergman, left, and High School Basketball Coach Phil Groves cook hamburgers and brauts Sunday afternoon at the Botkins Carousel.


Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Field Commander Hope Alig checks over her should to make sure all of the emergency vehicles are gone that got called out on a run Sunday afternoon during the Botkins Carousel Parade.


Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Cole Steinke signs Trent Berning’s Tee Shirt as part the Championship Ring presentation Saturday afternoon at the Botkins Carousel. Trent is the 8 year old son of Chad and Tara Berning.


Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Five-year-old Annabelle Frilling enjoys the pony rides Sunday afternoon at the Botkins Carousel.


Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Gavin Brown drives the Band’s Candidate Lily Aufdehaar in the parade Sunday afternoon at the Botkins Carousel.


Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Ava Butcher, left, and Nora Heuker paint their ceramics from Cilla’s Ceramics Sunday afternoon at the Botkins Carousel. Ava is the 10-year-old daughter of Ben and Annette Butcher of Fryburg. Nora is the 8-year-old daughter of Stephanie and Tony Heuker of Fryburg.


Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Botkins State Champions teammates reacts to seeing their rings for the first time.


Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Botkins fifth- and sixth-grade bands get a little experience marching in the Botkins Carousel Parade Sunday afternoon.


Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Simon Koenig gives his all at the National Kiddie Tractor Pullers contest.


Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Children wait for candy to be thrown during the Botkins Carousel parade Sunday,


Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Jillian Woodruff reacts to her question from Ryan Gutman, “What would you do different if you were the mayor of Botkins.”


Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

The 2020 queen candidates perform for the crowd since their pageant got canceled last year due to COVID-19.


Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Several kids take advantage of the rides at the Botkins Carousel Friday night as a chance to cool off.


Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Ainsley Manger representing the FTA, performs several Taylor Swift songs at the Botkins Carousel Pageant.


Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Botkins Carousel Pageant candidate Ivy Fogt paints a gradeiant abstract for her talent Friday evening. Ivy was the choir’s representative.


Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Tinley Brown goes after some candy during the Botkins Carousel Parade Sunday afternoon.. Tinley is the 2-year-old daughter of Tiffany and Thomas Brown, of Anna.

State Champion Trophy and game net.

Fritz Serr reading the championship poem to the boys basketball team Saturday during the ring ceremony.

Some people like to show off their big tractors in the parade, while others like their little tractors.

Pat Meyer takes aim during the Bean Bag Tournament Sunday afternoon.

Athletic Director Brad Bergman, left, and High School Basketball Coach Phil Groves cook hamburgers and brauts Sunday afternoon at the Botkins Carousel.

Field Commander Hope Alig checks over her should to make sure all of the emergency vehicles are gone that got called out on a run Sunday afternoon during the Botkins Carousel Parade.

Cole Steinke signs Trent Berning’s Tee Shirt as part the Championship Ring presentation Saturday afternoon at the Botkins Carousel. Trent is the 8 year old son of Chad and Tara Berning.

Five-year-old Annabelle Frilling enjoys the pony rides Sunday afternoon at the Botkins Carousel.

Gavin Brown drives the Band’s Candidate Lily Aufdehaar in the parade Sunday afternoon at the Botkins Carousel.

Ava Butcher, left, and Nora Heuker paint their ceramics from Cilla’s Ceramics Sunday afternoon at the Botkins Carousel. Ava is the 10-year-old daughter of Ben and Annette Butcher of Fryburg. Nora is the 8-year-old daughter of Stephanie and Tony Heuker of Fryburg.

Botkins State Champions teammates reacts to seeing their rings for the first time.

Botkins fifth- and sixth-grade bands get a little experience marching in the Botkins Carousel Parade Sunday afternoon.

Simon Koenig gives his all at the National Kiddie Tractor Pullers contest.

Children wait for candy to be thrown during the Botkins Carousel parade Sunday,

Jillian Woodruff reacts to her question from Ryan Gutman, “What would you do different if you were the mayor of Botkins.”

The 2020 queen candidates perform for the crowd since their pageant got canceled last year due to COVID-19.

Several kids take advantage of the rides at the Botkins Carousel Friday night as a chance to cool off.

Ainsley Manger representing the FTA, performs several Taylor Swift songs at the Botkins Carousel Pageant.

Botkins Carousel Pageant candidate Ivy Fogt paints a gradeiant abstract for her talent Friday evening. Ivy was the choir’s representative.

Tinley Brown goes after some candy during the Botkins Carousel Parade Sunday afternoon.. Tinley is the 2-year-old daughter of Tiffany and Thomas Brown, of Anna.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2021/06/web1_AIS_5463-1.jpgTinley Brown goes after some candy during the Botkins Carousel Parade Sunday afternoon.. Tinley is the 2-year-old daughter of Tiffany and Thomas Brown, of Anna. Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

State Champion Trophy and game net.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2021/06/web1_AIS_5147-1.jpgState Champion Trophy and game net. Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Fritz Serr reading the championship poem to the boys basketball team Saturday during the ring ceremony.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2021/06/web1_AIS_5166-1.jpgFritz Serr reading the championship poem to the boys basketball team Saturday during the ring ceremony. Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Some people like to show off their big tractors in the parade, while others like their little tractors.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2021/06/web1_AIS_5563-1.jpgSome people like to show off their big tractors in the parade, while others like their little tractors. Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Pat Meyer takes aim during the Bean Bag Tournament Sunday afternoon.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2021/06/web1_AIS_5610-1.jpgPat Meyer takes aim during the Bean Bag Tournament Sunday afternoon. Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Athletic Director Brad Bergman, left, and High School Basketball Coach Phil Groves cook hamburgers and brauts Sunday afternoon at the Botkins Carousel.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2021/06/web1_AIS_5623-1.jpgAthletic Director Brad Bergman, left, and High School Basketball Coach Phil Groves cook hamburgers and brauts Sunday afternoon at the Botkins Carousel. Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Field Commander Hope Alig checks over her should to make sure all of the emergency vehicles are gone that got called out on a run Sunday afternoon during the Botkins Carousel Parade.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2021/06/web1_AIS_5392a-1.jpgField Commander Hope Alig checks over her should to make sure all of the emergency vehicles are gone that got called out on a run Sunday afternoon during the Botkins Carousel Parade. Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Cole Steinke signs Trent Berning’s Tee Shirt as part the Championship Ring presentation Saturday afternoon at the Botkins Carousel. Trent is the 8 year old son of Chad and Tara Berning.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2021/06/web1_AIS_5281-1.jpgCole Steinke signs Trent Berning’s Tee Shirt as part the Championship Ring presentation Saturday afternoon at the Botkins Carousel. Trent is the 8 year old son of Chad and Tara Berning. Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Five-year-old Annabelle Frilling enjoys the pony rides Sunday afternoon at the Botkins Carousel.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2021/06/web1_AIS_5641-1.jpgFive-year-old Annabelle Frilling enjoys the pony rides Sunday afternoon at the Botkins Carousel. Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Gavin Brown drives the Band’s Candidate Lily Aufdehaar in the parade Sunday afternoon at the Botkins Carousel.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2021/06/web1_AIS_5434-1.jpgGavin Brown drives the Band’s Candidate Lily Aufdehaar in the parade Sunday afternoon at the Botkins Carousel. Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Ava Butcher, left, and Nora Heuker paint their ceramics from Cilla’s Ceramics Sunday afternoon at the Botkins Carousel. Ava is the 10-year-old daughter of Ben and Annette Butcher of Fryburg. Nora is the 8-year-old daughter of Stephanie and Tony Heuker of Fryburg.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2021/06/web1_AIS_5633-1.jpgAva Butcher, left, and Nora Heuker paint their ceramics from Cilla’s Ceramics Sunday afternoon at the Botkins Carousel. Ava is the 10-year-old daughter of Ben and Annette Butcher of Fryburg. Nora is the 8-year-old daughter of Stephanie and Tony Heuker of Fryburg. Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Botkins State Champions teammates reacts to seeing their rings for the first time.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2021/06/web1_AIS_5211-1.jpgBotkins State Champions teammates reacts to seeing their rings for the first time. Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Botkins fifth- and sixth-grade bands get a little experience marching in the Botkins Carousel Parade Sunday afternoon.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2021/06/web1_AIS_5482-1.jpgBotkins fifth- and sixth-grade bands get a little experience marching in the Botkins Carousel Parade Sunday afternoon. Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Simon Koenig gives his all at the National Kiddie Tractor Pullers contest.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2021/06/web1_AIS_5142-1.jpgSimon Koenig gives his all at the National Kiddie Tractor Pullers contest. Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Children wait for candy to be thrown during the Botkins Carousel parade Sunday,
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2021/06/web1_AIS_5475a-1.jpgChildren wait for candy to be thrown during the Botkins Carousel parade Sunday, Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Jillian Woodruff reacts to her question from Ryan Gutman, “What would you do different if you were the mayor of Botkins.”
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2021/06/web1_AIS_4929-1.jpgJillian Woodruff reacts to her question from Ryan Gutman, “What would you do different if you were the mayor of Botkins.” Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

The 2020 queen candidates perform for the crowd since their pageant got canceled last year due to COVID-19.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2021/06/web1_AIS_5003-1.jpgThe 2020 queen candidates perform for the crowd since their pageant got canceled last year due to COVID-19. Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Several kids take advantage of the rides at the Botkins Carousel Friday night as a chance to cool off.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2021/06/web1_AIS_5094-1.jpgSeveral kids take advantage of the rides at the Botkins Carousel Friday night as a chance to cool off. Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Ainsley Manger representing the FTA, performs several Taylor Swift songs at the Botkins Carousel Pageant.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2021/06/web1_AIS_4887-1.jpgAinsley Manger representing the FTA, performs several Taylor Swift songs at the Botkins Carousel Pageant. Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News

Botkins Carousel Pageant candidate Ivy Fogt paints a gradeiant abstract for her talent Friday evening. Ivy was the choir’s representative.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2021/06/web1_AIS_4881-1.jpgBotkins Carousel Pageant candidate Ivy Fogt paints a gradeiant abstract for her talent Friday evening. Ivy was the choir’s representative. Jason Alig | Sidney Daily News