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  • Career Opportunity April 23, 2018Show Season is here. We are busy & looking for another person to work for The Scoop. The job would consist of working in the office, covering events, sale advertisements and editorial writing! Send your resume to: jacquelynelliottbrantley@yahoo.com
  • WHOA Spring Classic Rescheduled April 23, 2018The WHOA Spring Classic that was scheduled for April 7, 2018 at the Park at Harlinsdale Farm was canceled due to weather. The new date will be October 6, 2018. Mark your calendars for this event. For more information contact WHOA. 615-494-8822
  • Walking Horse Trainers’ Auxiliary Scholarship April 23, 2018The Walking Horse Trainers’ Auxiliary is a national non-profit organization dedicated to charitable organizations, such as the programs for handicapped riders, and the promotion of the Tennessee Walking Horse. Each year the Auxiliary awards scholarships to any person involved with Tennessee Walking Horses who is furthering his/her education. Scholarships are based on need, merit, and Auxiliary ...
  • Equine Obituary- Hot Silk April 23, 2018 Lisa Teel has announced the passing of her World Champion Hot Silk. The beautiful black mare is a six-time World Champion Model Mare. Hot Silk took her first title in 2008. Then five more would follow: 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014 and 2015. Four different handlers claimed these titles with this mare. Stormy Night of ...
  • SSHBEA Registration Rule Change April 23, 2018Registration Rules have been amended/updated!! Rule 3.6 In the event that neither parent is tobiano, but the applicant meets all other registration requirements, both parents must be SSHBEA registered, DNA parentage verified horses. The horse applying must be DNA parentage verified. 3.6 (a) All geldings meeting color and gait requirements are eligible for registration regardless of parentage ...
  • Celebration Announces Fun Show Judges April 23, 2018The 48th Annual Spring Fun Show will be held in the Calsonic Arena in Shelbyville, Tennessee on May 24-26, 2018. The Celebration officials have announced the judges. Marking the cards will be Jamie Hankins, David Sisk and Johnny Puckett. Hankins has judged The Celebration six times and Sisk has judged The Celebration two times and the ...
  • Dekle To Judge Alabama Ladies Auxiliary April 23, 2018The Alabama Ladies Auxiliary Show will take place May 5, 2018. Mack Dekle of Shelbyville, Tennessee has been selected to mark the cards for this year’s event. The show will take place in Priceville, Alabama at the Celebration Arena.
  • Columbia Spring Jubilee Announces Judges April 23, 2018The Columbia Spring Jubilee will take place May 31–June 2, 2018. The event will be held at the Maury County Parks & Recreation in Columbia, Tennessee. Judging this year’s show will be Jamie Bradshaw, Aaron Self and Brent Grider.
  • Green and Claxton Wed April 23, 2018 JoyceMarie Green and Robert Lee Claxton were joined in marriage on Saturday, April 14, 2018. The nuptials took place in front of family and friends during an oceanside wedding in Panama City Beach, Florida. The couple will make their home in Shelbyville. The Scoop sends our best wishes to the newlyweds.
  • Tennessee Walking Horse Museum Receives State Awards April 23, 2018 The following is a press release from the Tennessee Walking Horse National Museum. The Tennessee Association of Museums (TAM) awards recognized outstanding projects and individual achievement at the recent statewide conference in West Tennessee. The awards ceremony took place on March 21 at the Latta Arts Center in Selmer, Tennessee. The TAM Awards of Excellence ...
  • SSHBEA Updates April 6, 2018*The Spotted Saddle Horse Breeders and Exhibitors Association (SSHBEA) has announced new items for sale on their website, www.sshbea.org. Visit the “shop SSHBEA” section and view all the great items including new t-shirt and koozie designs. *New Rule Approved by SSHBEA Board on March 12, 2018 Any shoe discovered to be steel other than conventional steel and aluminum ...
  • Obituary- Oreon M. “Odie” Adcock April 6, 2018 Oreon M. “Odie” Adcock, 91, of East Petersburg, died peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Wednesday, March 28, 2018. Born in Unionville, Tennessee, he was the son of the late Robert T. and Virginia E. Russell Adcock. Odie was the loving husband of the late Carmella M. “Carmie” Bonelli Adcock who ...
  • WHOA Reschedules Show April 6, 2018 The WHOA Show scheduled for Saturday, April 7, 2018 will be rescheduled. Officials from the Walking Horse Owners’ Association have announced this change due to the predicted inclimate weather. The show was scheduled to take place at Harlinsdale Farms in Franklin, Tennessee.
  • Celebration Officials Announce….. Championship entries will be stabled on the show grounds. April 6, 2018 What was first recommended in 2014 by the Veterinarian Advisory Council will now become a reality in 2018. This year the Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration will host its 80th year. With this milestone event comes a new rule… all championship class entries will be stabled on the show grounds 48 hours prior ...
  • Black ties, diamonds and saddles…..FAST hosts busy weekend April 6, 2018 Members of FAST, Inc. are busy preparing last minute details for the Spring Gala and Showcase Horse Show that will take place April 12-14, 2018. This event is the major fundraiser for FAST. The proceeds from this party weekend will be used to promote the FAST Foundation’s programs such as television commercials and ...