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Local Cool Kid: Mid-South Fair SpokesKid Jade Mitchell

As the Mid-South Fair kicks off this week, the Germantown Elementary student is ready for her close-up.

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (localmemphis.com) – As the Mid-South Fair kicks off this week, Germantown Elementary third-grader Jade Mitchell is ready for her close-up. 

Mitchell was selected as the fair’s first-ever Spokeskid. 

When the call went out for a Mid-south kid to be the first, official, Spokeskid, Jade knew this was her chance.

“I was excited,” said Mitchell. “I was jumping around the house. I slipped and fell, and I kept jumping around, anyway.” 

For the next week and a half, Jade will be very busy promoting the fair, and highlighting her role. 

“The youth competition, youth division competition, there’s a lot of talent shows that I am the host of,” said Jade. 

For Jade, she’s living her dream of one day becoming a talk-show host. 

“I like talking about good things, a lot,” said Jade. 

She’s full of spunk and personality, and ready to wow the crowd.