Frank J. Buchman

Cowboy • Horseman • Writer

Loser Perseveres To Win

“It’s impossible to take the boy out of an old cowboy.” Youth competitors make up most participation in majority of county fairs. Yet, local events usually have open classes, drawing some competition from adults.

Hot Days Cold Hands

“It sure is hot out. There’s no air. It’s impossible to breath.” Similar comments have been commonplace in recent times.

Youth Rodeo Planned August 6 At Council Grove

“Young cowboys and cowgirls, saddle up, it’s rodeo time.” The annual Youth Rodeo, sponsored by the Morris County Youth Rodeo Association, is set Saturday evening, Aug. 6, 6 o’clock, at the arena just east of Council Grove, announced Heidi Lange, rodeo secretary.

Special Entertainment Builds Even More Excitement For Circleville Rodeo

Success breeds success, and the Western action at Circleville is living proof. Circleville’s always been kind of “a horsey community.” With annual horse shows, “raceos,”  occasional team roping jackpots, and the like, the Circleville Saddle Arena has hosted horse events for decades.

Kaw Valley Rodeo Celebrating 41st Anniversary Of Professional Action In Manhattan

The best in rodeo is coming to Manhattan, according to Steve Frazier, promotions coordinator and arena director for the 41th annual edition of the Kaw Valley Rodeo, “Again sanctioned by the Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association, performances will begin at 8 o’clock, Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings, July 21, 22, 23, at Wells Arena in Cico […]