It’s Good to Be Queen

(Cushing, Okla.) Cushing High School student Meghan Beede has almost completed her second year as Cushing Community PRCA Rodeo Queen.  Beede first won the title in 2007 and then returned to win it again... Read More.


The cowboy is in the saddle more than any man on the Plains. He rides what is well known as the cowboy's saddle, or Brazos tree. It is adapted from the old Spanish saddle... Read More.

Inside The Pocket Of A Clown

A rodeo clown, also known as a bullfighter or rodeo protection athlete, is a rodeo performer who works in bull riding competitions. The primary job of the rodeo clown is to protect a fallen... Read More.

The History of Cowgirls

The history of women in the west, and women who worked on cattle ranches in particular, is not as well documented as that of men. However, institutions such as the National Cowgirl Museum and... Read More.

Can’t Argy With Western Slang

Have you ever wondered about some of the meanings of Western Slang?  We've all heard cowpokes and cowboys, saloon gals, rustlers and bartenders in old western movies use these ... and I've often wondered,... Read More.