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Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo returns for 33rd year

INDUSTRY — It’s time to grab your boots, a cowboy hat, leather belt, a T-shirt and blue jeans, because the 33rd annual Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo is coming to the Industry Hills Expo Center July 15 and 16. Serving as the nation’s only touring black rodeo competition, the Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo celebrates the country’s Read More…

Lead Story Sports West Edition

Bill Pickett Rodeo returns to Southland this weekend

INDUSTRY — Old-fashioned cowboy skills like bull dogging and steer wrestling will be on display July 16 and 17 when the 32nd annual Bill Pickett Invitational Rodeo makes its annual stop at the Industry Hills Expo Center. The rodeo is the second-longest running black cultural event traveling the nation. Now entering its 32nd year, followers Read More…