The Hamlet Lions Club will sponsor the 58th Richmond County Agricultural Fair Sept. 21-25 at the Hamlet Fairgrounds in Hamlet. Thousands attend the event each fall, one of only about 55 county fairs remaining in NC. Admission is $4 per person; ages 6 and under are free. This year’s rides will be provided by Ron Taylor, a member of the Sanford Lions Club. The Fair is the major fundraiser for the Hamlet Lions, funding White Cane, student scholarships, clinical eye research, radio reading service, VIP support group, Camp Dogwood, VIP fishing tournament and many other charities.