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The Scene
The Scene
A rts - Entertainment - Events - and what’s going on
The Scene

10th and final Jesse James rodeo

by Callie Hermanson originally supposed to be This year event was held was no exception as celebrated Jesse's life and Jesse James Memorial
a 4-H rodeo that she was on Victoria Day May 23, crowds filled the arena. passion for the sport of rodeo. But the James
After a cold and rainy planning to host in the at the Edson rodeo “We thank the sponsors rodeo,” said James who family “will continue to
weekend, the sun came spring of 2007, where her grounds indoor arena. for helping support the expressed great gratitude. support and foster the
out for Jesse James 10th boys could compete in Competitors came from as rodeo for the past 10 With mixed emotions, sport” said James.
Memorial Rodeo. steer riding. far as Fort Vermillion, years. They supported and this was the 10th and final
The event honours a “Jesse passed away in Lloydminster, and British
fallen young cowboy December 2006, before Columbia.
June 12 from the community, the 4-H rodeo date. We There was also a variety
Farmer's Day Supper at Park Court Hall from 5-7 pm. Support your local farming community and join us for a James's late son, Jesse, continued to plan the of ages competing, the
great meal and quilt raffle. Call 780-727-4476 or 780-727-2138 for more information. who was killed in an rodeo, but decided to youngest being one year
animal/motor vehicle dedicate it in his memory. old Taylor Tufftin.
collision west of Hinton. Hence the name Jesse There is never a short
Joanna James mother J a m e s 4 - H Yo u t h supply of fans that come
and host said the Jesse Memorial Rodeo,” said out to support the event
J a m e s r o d e o w a s James. each year and this year
Toughest sport on

dirt comes to Edson

Rebekah Ferguson wrestles her goat over during the goat tying event at the Jesse
James rodeo held May 23. photos Callie Hermanson

Weekly Anchor Copy Depot photo Callie Hermanson
PASSPORT PHOTOS Professional bull riders whirl into the area during Edson's first Professional Bull
Riding event hosted at the Yellowhead Ag. Society rodeo grounds May 22.
Edson and area fans still
Digital passport system photos will be by Callie Hermanson two concession stands, made their way out to the
one of which included
ready in 5 minutes while you wait! On May 22, Edson and mini donuts. The event event despite the rain and
area held its first ever also had a beer garden for filled up the bleachers to
Passport•Citizenship• Professional Bull Riding those thirsty folks. watch the professional
Rifle Arms Licence• (PBR) rodeo thanks to T r a v i s J a m e s bucking action. “The
Permanent Resident• local cowboy Travis c o m m e n t e d , “ T h e event was a huge success, Teilor Poirier weaving a pole during the pole bending event at the Jesse James
Photos & more James who organized and weather sucked and it was and it was a full house,” rodeo held May 23.
setup the event. hectic moving it from the said James.
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