Article Photos: Creativity gives young chefs edge in pancake cooking contest at Oklahoma State Fair 18/21

Gabriella Rowe, 9, pours batter into a skillet while competing  in the Shawnee Mills'  Kids' Pancakes, Flapjacks and Griddle Cakes Contest at the Oklahoma State Fair on Saturday, Sep. 22, 2012. The event was held in the Creative Arts Building. Rowe, of Harrah, is home-schooled.  Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman.