rodeo-busters-DSC_7448SUN photo/Randi Pierce

Youngsters pose with their newest possessions — genuine Red Ryder BB guns — at Sunday’s Red Ryder Roundup Rodeo. Youngsters who braved the mutton bustin’ event (holding on to a sheep or ram for as long as possible as it tries to shirk its rider) at each day of this year’s Red Ryder Rodeo were given the prize, with the kiddos who held on the longest each day also receiving a belt buckle.

This story was posted on July 10, 2014.