Colby Yates Challenge coming to Sulphur Springs

From Staff Reports

July 27, 2008 - Fans of professional bull riding will get the chance to experience a one-of-a-kind event as Lone Star Dodge presents the Colby Yates Challenge sponsored by Priefert Ranch Equipment.

The event will take place Aug. 15-16 at the Hopkins County Regional Civic Center and will feature some of the biggest names on the Professional Bull Riders tour.

But that’s not all, because included in this two-night extravaganza is an American Bucking Bull Inc. Classic and a Professional Bullfighters Tour event.

Tickets for the event will by $16 dollars in advance and $21 at the gate the day of the show.

The tickets can be purchased at Circle E Western Wear and the Hopkins County Regional Civic Center or by calling 903-885-8071.

The luncheon will be catered by Cibovino Restaurant of Winnsboro.

The following is a list of sponsors for the event: Lone Star Dodge, Mineola and Sulphur Springs; Priefert Ranch Equipment; Choctaw Casino; Alliance Bank; Fullers Towing; CNB Bank; Grocery Supply; Daisy Outdoor Products; Enterprise Rent-A-Car; Big Smith’s Barbecue; Oaks Construction; Sulphur Springs Livestock; Farm Country Inc.; Circle E Western Store; Superior Genetics; TwoBulls Pro Sports Rub; CiboVino Restaurant, Winnsboro; Champion Genetics; Hall Oil Co.; TwoBulls Pro-Formance Supplements; Double C Steakhouse and Saloon, Winnsboro; KSST 1230 AM;  Star Country 95.9 and 96.9, KOYN 93.9 and KBUS 101.9; and Best Western Trail Dust Inn.

For more information, contact Ted Harbin, Professional Bullfighters

Rodeo Media Relations, at 1-660-254-1900 or email him at,

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