Wheaton FFA to host draft horse pull
The Wheaton FFA Chapter will host the annual Teeny Wells Memorial Draft Horse Pull at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 9 at the Wheaton Masonic Lodge on Highway A.
All area residents are encouraged to attend the competition, which will feature prizes for first through third place, which are sponsored by Tichenor Well Drilling, D & D Oil Co. and Goostree Farms.
Admission to the horse pull is $5 for adults and $3 for kids. Children under the age of 6 are admitted for free. A concession stand will be available. All proceeds from the evening's activities will benefit the Wheaton FFA Chapter.
This year's major event sponsors include: Race Brothers, Beck's Beauty Shop, Les Jacob Ford, Security Abstract and Title, Commerce Bank, England Farms, Senseney Tree Service, Haynes Farms, Wheaton Grain, Priest Construction.
Joe and Nina Baugh, SOS, Country Comfort Salon, Barry County Co-op, Main Street Feeds, ABCD's Pullets, Team Chevrolet, Georgia Poultry, Clifton Wells, Holmes Farm Supply, Prewitt Construction, Nunziata Farms, MFA Plant Foods-Wheaton.
Aire-Serv Heating and Air Conditioning, First State Bank, Goostree Poultry, Famous Farm, SW Family Dentistry, Latco, Inc., Security Bank, Brattin Tree Service, Glen Phelps, Evans Farms, Yang Farm, Mule Barn Antiques, L & S Foods and Barton's.