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Naming contest for Ohio State Fair butter bovines

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 COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) - How now, butter cow?
    
The American Dairy Association Mideast is running a contest for the most creative name for the butter cow and calf display at the upcoming Ohio State Fair, utilizing social media.
    
Starting Monday, people for a week can submit entries on Twitter using the hashtag #ButterCowNameGame.
    
The butter cow sculpture goes back more than a century at the state fair, which this year runs July 23 to Aug. 3 in Columbus.
    
The person with the winning name will be invited to the sculpture unveiling July 22, and will get a prize pack with free fair tickets and other items.
    
An early nominee Monday morning played off the return of pro basketball star LeBron James to the Cleveland Cavaliers: "LeButter James."

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