Photo: Six advance in Soybean Idol 2010
Posted: Friday, August 27, 2010 3:20 pm WCP 8-26-10 Area talents competed at Virginia Weldon Park in Martin on Saturday, Aug. 21 for Soybean Idol 2010. Soybean Idol is held in conjunction with the Tennessee Soybean Festival, which is set for Sept. 4-12. Performers advancing to the semi-finals after Saturday’s competition include (front, from left) Hannah Graves, of Martin, Caylee Hall, of Paris, (back, from left) Tamee Hyde, of Martin, Tito Lopez of Union City, Tommy Barker, of Paris and Kevin Runions of Martin. The winner of this year’s Soybean Idol will receive $1,000 and the opportunity to perform as an opening act for John Michael Montgomery on the downtown stage on Saturday, Sept. 11. The final round of auditions will be this Saturday, Aug. 28 at 11 a.m. at Virginia Weldon Park in downtown Martin. For additional information, contact Lorrie Jackson at 881-3528 or Lynette Wagster at 431-8156.