Okeechobee Cattlemen host Cowtown Rodeo

OKEECHOBEE — The Okeechobee Cowtown Rodeo, was held March 14 and 15 at the open air Cattlemen’s Rodeo Arena on U.S. 441 N. The results of the two day rodeo are: • All-around cowboy: Maverick Harper, $1,145, tie-down roping, steer wrestling and team roping. • Bareback riding: 1. Tim Kent, 81.5 points on Five Star […]

“How ’bout them cowgirls?” Girl power shines at Okeechobee Cowtown Rodeo

OKEECHOBEE – Eight-year-old Juliana Martin held fast to a sheep for 4.3 seconds to win the Mutton Bustin’ competition at Saturday’s performance of the Okeechobee Cowtown Rodeo. Juliana was all smiles as she accepted the belt buckle prize. It was her second year to compete in the Mutton Bustin’ event. Another female contestant in Saturday’s […]