As scholarships were awarded at Texas FFA State Convention, the applause coupled with cheers kept on echoing the filled arena at Fort Worth Convention Center. One by one, over the course of a week, more than 2,500 students received scholarships.
Longtime Fort Worth executive Jeff Hooper has been named chairman and CEO at Highlander Training Center (HTC), a state-of-the-art Thoroughbred facility located near Sulphur Springs.
GOODWATER, Ala. (AP) — A Texas longhorn in Alabama has set a mark recognized by the Guinness World Records for longest horns, with a span wider than the Statue of Liberty's face.
Ready to check out the new Dickies Arena? Tickets for the Fort Worth Stock Show’s rodeo performances in the new Dickies Arena go on pre-order sale May 1. Gallery level seats are $30, maintaining 2019 prices for evening and weekend performances. The public can find information and purchase ti…
Almost $4 million was raised to support Texas young people at the Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo's Junior Sale of Champions on Saturday, Feb. 9.
From the announcer’s booth at the Fort Worth Stock Show rodeo, Bob Tallman’s golden voice spins the excitement of a sporting event into a dazzling Western experience.
DENVER (AP) — A professional bull rider died after a bull stomped on his chest during a competition at the National Western Stock Show in Denver.
For only the second time in recent history, the All Western Parade of the Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo has been canceled due to the threat of excessive winds.
Reliant is partnering with the Fort Worth Stock Show and Rodeo to sponsor a “Hats off to Fort Worth” art contest benefiting local Dallas-Fort Worth nonprofits.
Fort Worth’s Billy Minick was short on words when he received the phone call that he was being inducted into the ProRodeo Hall of Fame.
The Randy Rogers Band are perennials in the local concert scene and now frontman Randy Rogers has partnered with Rock Libations, formed by independent restaurant pioneers Josh Babb and Sean Clavir, for ChopShop Live – a restaurant, bar and club in Roanoke.
The just-concluded American Paint Horse Association (APHA) Youth World Show offered more than $110,000 in scholarship prizes to competitors, the association said in a news release.
This week, the Texas FFA Association is holding its 90th annual convention in Fort Worth. The week-long gathering is estimated to bring more than 12,000 members and guests to Fort Worth July 9-July 13, a news release announced.
DALLAS (AP) — A Dallas oil and gas businessman who dubbed himself the "Frack Master" has been charged with money laundering and fraud after regulators accused him and others of defrauding investors of about $80 million.
Robert McKnight, Jr., president of the Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) issued the following statement following House passage of the Agriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018, also known as the farm bill:
Alexander J. Ott, an agriculture industry leader with more than a decade of experience leading category organizations, will join Fort Worth-based American Pecan Council as its new executive director beginning July 1.
The American Horse Council (AHC) announced Wednesday, May 2, that Jean Ligon, chair of the Coalition of State Horse Councils, and Billy Smith, executive director of the Fort Worth-based American Paint Horse Association (APHA), have been selected to the two at-large seats on the AHC’s Board o…
Ride Television Network, Inc. announced Friday, April 27, plans to bring RIDE TV, available as a subscription video on demand (SVOD) service and devoted exclusively to equine sports and lifestyle, to Comcast’s Xfinity X1 platform, a news release said.
It’s the most celebrated day in horse racing — the first Saturday in May, Kentucky Derby Day, when 160,000 or so people, implacable as a river, will flow into Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky. And, of course, many there will be Texans, some of them from Fort Worth, and of those, a few…
The Texas and Southwestern Cattle Raisers Association (TSCRA) announced Wednesday, April 19, a major staffing change with the expected retirement of current Executive Vice President and CEO Eldon White. Succeeding White will be TSCRA Executive Director of Government and Public Affairs Jason Skaggs.
Editor’s note: This past week witnessed the passing of a charming, handsome, real cowboy, Marty Richter. His smile and laughing manner alone could melt you. Marty,a former rodeo man, gifted his love of horses, cattle, land, and particularly roping to his three children. Last year we profiled…
Heritage Land Bank, based in Tyler with branches in Fort Worth and other locations in North, East and Deep East Texas, bought the Bred Champion Hereford at the 2018 Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo for $43,000.
Ben Benzer, a 17-year-old from Texline, sold his grand champion European Crossbred steer, Mufasa, for $200,000 to Hillwood Properties at the Fort Worth Stock Show Sale of Champions on Saturday morning.
The Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo is using technology similar to that used by NASCAR for a new safer barrier for livestock and competitors.
The third week of Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo action brings on a full slate of professional rodeo excitement as an energetic and entertaining three weeks of "Buck, Sweat and Steers" continues. Champions' Saturday set to cap off a successful 23-day run.