May 22, 2014
Rodeo clown Shawn Thompson, a cancer survivor, will entertain Thursday and Friday at the Abdallah Shrine Rodeo in Tonganoxie. The Sidney, Iowa, man survived Non-Hodgkin lymphoma 12 years ago and now clowns at rodeos, works as a special education teacher and is a football coach.
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Rodeo clown finds calling in rodeo, football
Shawn Thompson knows he’s been put on this planet for a reason.