News Notes

Lindsay Open Rodeo set for this weekend

The Lindsay open rodeo is set for Fri.-Sat., May 19-20 at 8:00 p.m. each evening, according to an announcement.
The rodeo will feature bull riding, ranch bronc riding, bareback bronc riding, tie down calf roping, breakaway roping, team roping, open barrel racing junior, open barrel racing senior, and calf scramble.
The always popular mutton bustin’ for six year olds and under starts at 7:30, signups for mutton bustin’ start at 6:30.


Founders’ day activites planned

The Lindsay Chamber of Commerce will host Lindsay’s Founders’ Day celebration on Sat., May 6. The Annual Car Show is also set for this day.
“There will be lots of fun for the whole family!” That’s the word from Chamber Director, Clara Doan.
The fun-filled weekend starts off with a car cruise at 6:30 p.m. on the evening of Fri., May 5. The cruise will start at the Depot, located at 107 N. Main in Lindsay, and is open to everyone.
Saturday’s fun begins at 9:00 a.m., with food and vendor booths opening at that time.
Vendors with arts, crafts, metal, wood work and more will be set up, as well as all the favorite food vendors.
Country music will be performed by Southern Reunion Band, a local band, beginning at 11:00 Saturday morning and continuing until 2:00 that afternoon. Those attending should bring their lawn chairs and plan to enjoy some “good ole country music”.
Ms. Doan explained that volunteers are needed to help in different areas of the event.
Those interested in volunteering, participating in the parade or who may have questions may contact Ms. Doan at 405-756-4312.