Rhonda Berg, truck draw winner. Photo submitted On July 22, the Lea Park truck draw was held.
This year would have been the 66th Rodeo, but due to COVID-19, the rodeo was cancelled this year. Tickets for the draw were sold in a 50- mile radius, with proceeds of the truck draw going towards the upkeep of the facilities at Lea Park.
“We feel gratified that the surrounding community supports us so well,” stated Rick Hozack, treasurer of the Marwayne Agricultural Society.
No one had planned for the rain and thunder storm that hit Lea Park on the opening night of this year’s rodeo. The show still went on despite the wash out conditions. Cowboys slided in the muck and the dirt adding to the entertainment and delighting the crowds. Lea Park Saddle Bronc Riders fought hard to hang on tight for 8 seconds as they slided in the wet conditions at Lea Park rodeo on June 9. Photos Marie Conboy “The storm rolled right through. We never stop the show unle