Kaid Furlow leaned a little too far to the left and toppled off the mutton he was bustin’ during the Kid’s Rodeo events at the local arena.
The Mount Vernon CountryFest Car Show is planned from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 10. The deadline for vendor booth registration is approaching for the 35th annual CountryFest celebration. For more information or to register for the car show, contact Tammy Cunningham at 903-285-8865 or Sherri Harvey at 903-537-4764. For more information, see the Sept. 10 edition of the Optic-Herald.
Amanda Massey, Kelly Alphin, Madelyn thompson, and Kimberlee Lopez lead the crowd in the Cotton Eyed Joe during the dance on Friday, Sept. 4. More than 250 people attended the dance which was moved to the Community Room at the airport. See the Sept. 10 edition of the Optic-Herald for more information.