The Great Plains Stampede Rodeo committee made a donation to the JCMH Campus of the Cancer Centers of Southwest Oklahoma in Altus from the 2011 Tough Enough To Wear Pink contest. Wrangler® is the title sponsor of Tough Enough To Wear Pink. The 2012 Tough Enough To Wear Pink proceeds will also be donated to the Cancer Center in Altus. Rodeo members and Cancer Center staff are (back row): Vivian Martinez, Medical Technician; Maryanne Wheatley, RN; Charity Taylor, Radiation Technologist; Chanda Miranda, RN Supervisor; Shawn Parker, Vice Present GPSR; Chris Cary, President GPSR; Tanya Cary, GPSR Queens Chairperson; Matt West, Rodeo Announcer; Tori Hazel, RN. Front row: John Harrison, Barrel Man; Dixie Greene 2011 GPSR Queen; and Dustin Brewer, Bull Fighter.
The Great Plains Stampede Rodeo will be held Aug. 23, 24 & 25 at 8 p.m. nightly. You can get your advance tickets from any queen or princess contestant or the American Red Cross, 905 N. Willard in Altus. Advanced Ticket prices include: General Admission -$8, Children 6-10 years old -$5 (advance only) and Box Seats -$12. Pictured above: Susan Franco - 904-887-4746, Emily Smith - 580-301-3723, Cierra Dennis - 580-471-2764 Reigning Queen - Dixie Greene, Ali Jo Tutten - 580-678-1861 & Caylee Childs - 580-481-0265. Advance Sales end Aug. 22.