• Topsfield man wins annual Giant Pumpkin contest


    TOPSFIELD, Mass. (MyFoxBoston.com) -- A Topsfield resident walked away with some big winnings in Topsfield Fair's annual New England Giant Pumpkin Contest.

    Woody Lancaster won the competition with a pumpkin that weighed in at a whopping 1,746.5 pounds. He was awarded a $5,500 check.

    In 2012, Ron Wallace, of Greene, R.I., not only won the contest, he also set a world record with his 2,009-pound entry.

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