CHART-TOPPING CHICKENS — Maegan Lemon, right, of the Artesia FFA kneels with her pen of broiler chickens after taking Grand Champion honors Thursday morning at the Eddy County Fair. The Reserve Champion prize went to Jerry Martin IV, left, of Cottonwood 4-H. Standing with the pair are judge Steve Gardner of Garrison, Texas, and his grandson and apprentice judge, Brady Wilson. (Brienne Green – Daily Press)