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With decades of No. 1 hits, legendary rock band Foreigner will set the stage for a new entertainment format being launched during the Fort Worth Stock Show & Rodeo in a music venue with a rich history of memorable concerts. With the support of local distillery, TX Whiskey, the Will Roger…
On Friday (Nov. 8), the Fort Worth Stockyards will say good-bye to a man who was a fan favorite along Exchange Avenue for nearly a decade.
Angie Sale Meier, from Ennis, has made history as she claimed the title of 2019 Texas Lone Star Open Auctioneer Champion. The historical moment took place at the Fort Worth Stockyards on Friday, Oct. 25 Meier is a trailblazer in the auction industry and she has walked on stages that no other…
RENO, Nev. (AP) — It will take $5 billion and 15 years to get an overpopulation of wild horses under control on federal lands across the West, the acting head of the U.S. Bureau of Land Management said Wednesday, adding that several developments have made him more optimistic about his agency…
On Saturday, October 26 at 1:15 pm, a life-size bronze statute will be unveiled at the 29th Annual Red Steagall Cowboy Gathering. “Red Steagall, Always Ridin’ For the Brand, Fort Worth. Where the West Begins.” by Bruce Greene, Cowboy Artists of America, depicts Red Steagall on horseback and …
Dickies Arena is set for its grand opening on Saturday, Oct. 26. On Oct. 21, Trail Drive Management Corp. (TDMC), the not-for-profit manager of Dickies Arena, gave a preview of the new arena to members of the media. Aside from a new, state-of-the-art event space, Dickies Arena will also give…
SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The first dead bull was found in a timbered ravine in eastern Oregon. There was no indication it had been shot, attacked by predators or eaten poisonous plants.
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.S. and Japan on Wednesday signed a limited trade deal that will eliminate tariffs and expand market access on farm, industrial and digital products. But the deal does not address autos, a key sticking point during months of contentious negotiations, and President …
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.