Slots still open for barbecue judges school
PLANT CITY - It's not too late to register for a class that helps prepare judges for the annual Plant City Pig Jam and other barbecue competitions. The Kansas City Barbeque Society Judges School will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Oct. 14 at Johnson's Barbeque. The Greater Plant City Chamber of Commerce, which sponsors the Nov. 17 Pig Jam, makes every effort to use judges trained by the local judges school. The graduates are also qualified to judge other barbecue contests. Fees for the class are $65 for current Kansas City Barbeque Society members and $100 for nonmembers.For information, call the chamber at (813) 754-3707.