Angela and Travis McGraw, of rural Tonganoxie, show off their 17-year-old mare Bugs. The McGraws are both set to compete this weekend in the Abdallah Shrine Rodeo, which kicks off Thursday at the Leavenworth County Fairgrounds.
“As an adult my favorite vacation would have to be the Rockies. Colorado has always had a close place in my heart. But as a child I always went to the northern states and I’d have to say that they had the best family oriented activities, such as the Great Lakes and many a fun time on the Mississippi. If it involved water, we were there.”