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  • Barnett/Fisher Wedding June 19, 2017Melanie Barnett and Cory Fisher were united in marriage on Saturday, June 3, 2017 at the St. Johns Episcopal Church in Memphis, Tennessee. A reception followed at The Columns, also located in Memphis. The bride is the daughter of Jean Barnett and William (Bill) Barnett Jr. and the groom is the son of Dorothy Fisher ...
  • Parks Selected As Judge June 19, 2017Organizers of the 46th Annual Northside Lions Club Horse Show have announced that Newton Parks of Murfreesboro, Tennessee will be judge. This annual event will take place June 24, 2017 in Samantha, Alabama.
  • TWHBEA Announces Deadlines June 19, 2017The TWHBEA National Futurity will take place August 23, 2017 at the Calsonic Arena in Shelbyville, Tennessee. This event annually takes place on the eve of the Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration. TWHBEA has announced the deadline for all things Futurity related is August 1, 2017. Contact Rickey Clardy or Gloria Rambo at 931-359-1574 to ...
  • Beaty Will Mark Cards In Cornersville June 19, 2017Scott Beaty of Byrdstown, Tennessee has been selected to judge the 71st Annual Cornersville Lions Club Horse Show in Cornersville, Tennessee. The show will take place July 14, 2017 at the Lions Club Horse Show Grounds. For information on this show contact Bobby McDaniel at 931-993-3237.
  • Putnam County Fair Announces Judge June 19, 2017The Putnam County Fair Walking Horse Show will be held July 8, 2017 in Cookeville, Tennessee. This show is rich in history, and it will be the 91st horse show for the annual event. Bill Reel has accepted the task of marking the cards. The show will begin at 6:00 pm at the Putnam County ...
  • WHTA/Glenn C. Dowell Family Scholarship Deadline Approaches June 19, 2017The WHTA/Glenn C. Dowell Family Scholarship is available to any child of a member of WHTA. If your future plans are college, this is worth looking into. For qualifications and application, visit  www.walkinghorsetrainers.com or contact Marcia Allison at 931-684-5866 or by email at  whtrainers@gmail.com. The deadline to apply is July 1, 2017.
  • World Versatility Show Makes Changes June 19, 2017Payouts have increased!! There will be over $8,200 paid out during the World Versatility Show held July 19-21, 2017 at the Calsonic Arena in Shelbyville, TN. Ribbons, trophies and monetary awards will be given out in each class to the top five placings. Remember, each class offers triple points to all exhibitors showing! Entry fees have ...
  • California Trainer Will Judge Lynchburg June 19, 2017The return of the Lynchburg Horse Show has created more excitement for the summer. The show, scheduled July 15, 2017, has selected Russ Thompson of Devore Heights, California to judge the event. The horse show will return to its same location, Wiseman Park in Lynchburg, Tennessee. All proceeds will go to FAST to help promote ...
  • Historic Wartrace Show Announces Judge June 19, 2017The historic Wartrace Horse Show will be held Saturday, August 5, 2017. This will be the 111th anniversary for this equine event. The Honorable Don Milligan has agreed to be judge.
  • Bobo Announced As Judge June 19, 2017Chris Bobo has been selected to mark the cards at the 77th Annual Red Carpet Show of the South in Pulaski, Tennessee. The show will be held on Saturday, July 22, 2017 at the Giles County Agriculture Park and will begin promptly at 6:00 pm.  
  • Equine Obituary- The Bourne Legacy June 19, 2017The Bourne Legacy was humanely laid to rest on June 6, 2017 following a long treatment from an injury. The beautiful black stallion was owned by Brad and Trish Harrison. The Bourne Legacy was loved by many Walking Horse enthusiasts after claiming attention as a three year old stallion. At the 2013 Tennessee Walking Horse National ...
  • Marshall County Selects Grider As Judge June 19, 2017The Marshall County Horseman’s Association is pleased to announce their upcoming 41st annual horse show on July 21, 2017. Judging the event will be the Honorable Brent Grider of Columbia, Kentucky. The event will feature 32 classes, including Riders Cup classes, amateur and youth classes. Gates will be manned by the TWHBEA Youth and all ...
  • ETWHA Ladies Auxiliary Extends Show June 19, 2017The East Tennessee Walking Horse Association (ETWHA) Ladies Auxiliary announces that they will extend their show to a two-day show this year instead of the usual one day show. The show will host 56 classes with 12 of those being WHTA Riders’ Cup. This show will be held at the Smoky Mountain Expo Center in ...
  • Obituary- Robert F. Hurley June 19, 2017Walking Horse enthusiast Robert Hurley, age 83 of Hayden, AL, passed away on Thursday, June 8, 2017. He is survived by two daughters, Theresa (Jeffrey) Fuller of Forestdale and Sherri (Ken) Clark of Danville; three grandchildren, Benjamin Fuller, Elijah Clark and Elizabeth Clark; Shirley Cowley of Bessemer; James Richard Hurley of Birmingham and numerous nieces and ...
  • Obituary- Bill Harlin June 19, 2017Mr. William (Bill) Wirt Harlin Jr., age 92, of Nashville, Tennessee, passed away peacefully at his home, Wednesday, June 14, 2017. The eldest son of Luella and Wirt Harlin, Bill was a 1942 Graduate of Battle Ground Academy. He attended the United States Naval Academy and Vanderbilt University, where met his wife, Barbara Ann (Nunnally) ...