Saturday, April 20, 2013
AReA 7&8 tRACk meet
News photos by Ryan Evans
Marcus Vaughan, Bowie, clears an obstacle during the 110m hurdles event at the area track meet Thursday. Vaughan took second in both hurdles events to advance to the regional meet.
Noconaâ€™s John Jennings competed in the 400m dash at the area track meet. He finished fifth with a time 58.36. Unfortunately for Jennings, only the top four advanced to the regional meet.
See more area track photos on page 12B.
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Mid-Week September 18, 2013 Youth
Pro rodeo returns to Bowie Professional rodeo returned to Bowie Sept. 14-15 with the M.H. Henry Pro Rodeo. The Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association sanctioned event drew a good crowd and provided two days of quality entertainment. “We had a great crowd and the rodeo was good,” said event organizer Gary “Roach” Hedeman. Hedeman named the event after his friend,
long-time Bowie resident and Texas Cowboy Hall of Fame member, the late M.H. Henry. In addition to providing entertainment, all proceeds from the event will go to benefit multiple youth organizations in the community. “These groups made up our entire workforce,” said Hedeman. “Thanks to their hard work, we will be able to pay all the bills and give the kids some money too.”
There was a lot of high-octane rodeo action Saturday and Sunday at the M.H. Henry Pro Rodeo in Bowie. The Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association sanctioned event drew a large crowd.
In addition to providing entertainment, proceeds from the event will be given to multiple local youth organizations.
- News photos by Ryan Evans Cowboys from near and far came to compete for money as well as fight for standing in the PRCA.