Wilson County News November 7, 2012 3862 views 1 comment
NIXON -- According to www.sanantonioranchrodeo.com, “Ranch rodeos are more than just a rodeo. They combine events backed by hundreds of years of ranching heritage with athlete-cowboys who will lay their bodies on the line to win.” Ranch rodeos across the state live up to this description and spectators can anticipate rough and rowdy action. Nixon-Smiley’s ranch rodeo producers continue to liven up the action by adding their version of South Texas football on horseback, using live pigskins (feral hogs) as footballs. . . .