Sikeston Jaycee members dig holes on the east lot of the Sikeston Jaycee Bootheel rodeo grounds where a fence will be standing in the near future. Pictured left to right are Blake Weathington, Marshall McTeague and Jerome Henson.
Josh Mills, Staff
SIKESTON -- Events surrounding the 57th annual Sikeston Jaycee Bootheel Rodeo are less than a month away, and organizers are working to be prepared for the Aug. 5 through 8 event.
"Right now we're working really hard to get a lot of stuff done," said Patrick Douglas, publicity chair for this year's event. This includes improvements made for new attractions this year, as well as just replacing signs and sprucing up around the rodeo grounds.
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