Celebrating the fruit of the region, the Berrien County Youth Fair hosted its 25th Annual Baked Fruit Pie Contest last month. It was divided into two divisions, as well as an overall winner for Most Eye Appealing.

The Youth Division winner was Noah Metz for his Cheddar Pear Pie. Madeline Vorrath took first place in the Adult Division for Grandma Ruth’s Berry Pie, and Sarah Cronk won the Most Eye Appealing pie for her Dark Cherry Pie.

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Sarah Cronk won the Most Eye Appealing award for her Dark Cherry Pie.

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