Athens teen to perform at fair

    Sticking with the 2015 theme, Growing Illinois, State Fair Manager Patrick Buchen has announced an Athens teen will perform on the Illinois State Fair Grandstand stage.
    Devin Hayes, 16, is a junior at Athens High School and spends his summer touring the nation and performing before packed crowds. This summer alone he’s performed in Las Vegas, San Diego, and Bloomington. Hayes has a growing social media fan base with followers on Instagram, Twitter, and You Tube.
    Hayes joins Kalin & Myles and Laura Marano as opening acts for Austin Mahone on  Aug. 22.

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