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Participants compete for ranking and prize money

With all four hooves off the ground, the bull does his best to unseat Rowdy Murry of Marietta.With all four hooves off the ground, the bull does his best to unseat Rowdy Murry of Marietta. He won first and $672.95 at the Franklin County Sheriff’s Posse annual Labor Day Rodeo on August 31 and September 1.

More 280 competitors won more than $29,000 during the event. For a listing of winners in the adult rodeo competition, see the September 5 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.