Horse Competitions Abound

Andrew Alexander

MCEA Horse Show: The McNairy County Equine Association (MCEA) met Saturday, June 4, at the Selmer City Fair Grounds, hosting events for riders in 24 separate categories ranging from Children’s Walk-Trot to Open Flag Barrels.  The MCEA will meet again August 6. The group would be set to host another event the first week of July, but the Selmer City Fair will be rolling into the fair grounds that week. (Pictured: Alex King hoisting the stars and stripes during the Nation Anthem Saturday).

Milledgeville Saddle Club Horse Show: The Milledgeville Saddle Club hosted riders from McNairy and surrounding counties Saturday night at their facility in Milledgeville. There were 27 different categories for competition showcased in the event. The Milledgeville Saddle Club will meet again Saturday, June 25. (Pictured: Winner of Children’s Western Pleasure, Dusty Jones on Snowflake).