Morris County Ranch Rodeo Set October 1

The 31st annual Invitational Fall Ranch Rodeo is scheduled Sunday, Oct. 1, at Council Grove. Sponsored by the Morris County Youth Rodeo Association, competition at the arena east of town begins at 1 o’clock. According to Clay Wilson, association president, a junior ranch rodeo is planned Sunday morning at 10 o’clock. Events for the afternoon rodeo include double mugging, team penning, steer branding and team roping. There’ll for a mutton busting contest for kids. The morning junior rodeo will feature team penning, ribbon roping and calf branding. Wilson can be called to register at 785-466-1359. Concessions operated by the Morris County Youth Rodeo Association will be open during the rodeos.