HAMILTON — The City of Hamilton has made the decision to yet again sponsor the Marion County Stampede during its second annual rodeo to be held in Hamilton.
The city will sponsor the event in the amount of $5,000.
Marion County Stampede organizer Matt McCracken was in attendance during the Hamilton City Council meeting to ask for sponsorship.
He also met with the Marion County Commission and Hamilton Kiwanis Club earlier that day.
McCracken stated the rodeo will be held in the same location as last year, off of Exit 14 on the Tombigbee Electric Cooperative property.
This year’s event will be held on Friday, May 5, and Saturday, May 6.
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