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Rodeo contestants offer rodeo, prize tickets

Contestants in the 2019 Franklin County Sheriff’s Posse’s queen competition are offering tickets to help pay expenses related to the contest as part of the annual Labor Day Weekend Rodeo.

The public is invited to the Rodeo Queen Contest Dinner for the speech and modeling competition. It has been set for 6 p.m. Saturday, August 24. For information on obtaining tickets for these events and a listing of contestants, see the August 15 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.