First Kansas Ranch Rodeo Plans Silver Anniversary Party With Great American Cowboy Red Steagall Entertaining

The original ranch rodeo in Kansas is planning its silver anniversary celebration.

Ranch rodeos are commonplace throughout the country today, but 25 years ago, they were pretty much non-existent except for a few in Texas.

“I saw a story in the Western Horseman magazine about one of those rodeos, and I suggested the idea of having one at Council Grove to some of my cowboy friends,” recalled Kenneth Muller, lifetime rancher who served as president of the Morris County Youth Rodeo Association at that time. Continue reading →