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WREN — It’s Rib Cook-off time again! The 11th Annual Wren Rib Roast Cook-off will be held Aug. 16 during the Homecoming festivities.

Contestants will need to provide any equipment necessary. All types of spices, marinades and “secret recipes” are encouraged. All types of cookers and any fuel sources will be accepted. Cooking will take place around the Wrenway Wiffleball Park, with judging starting at 11:30 a.m. Ribs will be judged on taste and tenderness. A separate prize will be given for presentation, sauce and best side dish.

To sign up, call James Lautzenheiser at (216) 262-2805. Only the first 15 amateur cooks who call will be permitted to participate. Deadline to enter is Aug. 4.