Buck Taylor to appear at roping event
STOCKDALE -- The seventh annual Buck Taylor South Central Texas Independent Cattlemen’s Association (SCTICA) Benefit Team Ropin’ is set for Saturday, April 28, at the Stockdale Chamber of Commerce Arena in Stockdale, featuring No. 8, 10, 12, and 14 ropings.
After a two-year hiatus, Buck Taylor will attend the roping this year, according to A.L. “Windy” Miller, Texas ICA first vice president and one of the organizers of the team roping event. Taylor is known for playing Newly in the “Gunsmoke” series and “Turkey Creek” Jack Johnson on “Tombstone,” and has teamed with the SCTICA to have this team roping.
No. 8 books open at 10 a.m. with roping to begin at 11 a.m. Books open for the No. 10 and No. 12 at noon, with competition to begin at 1 p.m. Books open for the No. 14 roping at 4 p.m. with roping set to begin at 5 p.m. Refreshments will be available.
For more information, contact Brad Cotton, SCTICA president, at 830-391-0337; Richard L. “Dickie” Jackson, SCTICA past president, at 830-391-3153; or A.L. “Windy” Miller, Texas ICA first vice president, at 210-215-1139.