County bakers headed for the Farm Show

Staff Writer
Echo Pilot

Several Franklin County bakers will be headed to competition in the 2012 Pennsylvania State Farm Show after capturing the top prize at the Franklin County Fair in August.

Joe Mackley of Waynesboro was a double winner for his apple pie and angel food cake. Madison Gearhart of Waynesboro claimed the Hershey’s Cookies, Brownies or Bar Contest for youth and Sharon Ocker of Chambersburg won first place in the Hershey’s Chocolate Cake vategory.

All three will be representing Franklin County by entering their yummy baked goods at the Farm Show in January. First prize at the state level nets the winner $500.