Jason Smith, Shawnee News-Star
Roper Joe, smiling for the camera, sits in his shaded perch on Perry resident Bill Chrz's all terrain vehicle. Chrz and his wife help out at the Heart of Oklahoma Exposition Center camping area each year during the International Finals Youth Rodeo in Shawnee. They rescued the dachshund, now 4 years old, at the rodeo when he was a puppy.
Kim Eason, The Cleveland American
Jack Clinkscale, right, and Craig Horine competed in the finals of the senior team roping competition at he 62nd annual International Round-Up Club's Cavalcade Rodeo held at the Osage County Fairgrounds in Pawhuska.
Posted on Wed, September 17, 2008