First cotton bloom reported
The first cotton bloom reported to the Town Crier came from the Holden farm one mile south of Highway 18 on Highway 139. The ST4946 GL/B2 was planted on April 26. The first bloom was found July 1 and several more were found July 2. Pictured are Easton, 3, and Emerson, 6, children of Bart and Angie Holden of Lake City. They are the grandchildren of Dennis and Pam Holden of Monette.