WEBSTER COUNTY FARMER NAMED TO STATE FAIR COMMISSION

A cattle farmer from Webster County is Governor Eric Greitens’ newest selection to the State Fair Commission.  The governor’s office announced Wednesday that Nikki Whitehead would assume one of the at-large seats on the nine-member commission, replacing Barbara Hayden of Sedalia.  Whitehead is a member of the Missouri Dairy Association and manages a beef cattle operation located in Conway.  If confirmed by the Senate, she’ll be one of the four Republicans on the commission.