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PHOTO FOCUS: Fourth of July pie eating contest in Luzerne County

Sebastian Shaffer, 8, checks out his competition during a Fourth of July Pie Eating Contest at Backwoods Bar and Kitchen in Dallas. Shaffer came in second place.
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Sebastian Shaffer, 8, checks out his competition during a Fourth of July Pie Eating Contest at Backwoods Bar and Kitchen in Dallas. Shaffer came in second place.

Food. Fun. Fireworks.

Food eating contests were held around the weekend. Backwoods Bar and Kitchen in Dallas held their Fourth of July Extravaganza on July 5. It featured a blueberry pie eating contest with pies from Brace's Orchard.

Owen Griffith, 8, and Preston Shaffer, 6, pick a winner in Backwood Bar and Kitchen's Pie Eating Contest alongside Sebastian Shaffer, 8.
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Owen Griffith, 8, and Preston Shaffer, 6, pick a winner in Backwood Bar and Kitchen's Pie Eating Contest alongside Sebastian Shaffer, 8.
The youngest competitor, Jaxon Ashley, 5, looks to his mom during a pie eating competition.
Aimee Dilger
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WVIA News
The youngest competitor, Jaxon Ashley, 5, looks to his mom during a pie eating competition.