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June 6, 2014

Sam Gibbons Memorial Walking Horse show set for June 14

Event to benefit Alabama Veterans Museum building fund


How to help

The horse show committee is calling on businesses and individuals to assist by sponsoring a class. Each class will have ribbons and prize money that will be awarded to the first five winners. Todd said with 31 classes being held, a sponsor for each class is needed.

The committee is also selling ads in the show program.

“Please support your local Veterans Museum with any assistance you are able to give,” Todd said.

To find out more about the Sam Gibbons Memorial Horse Show, call Ken Wilson or Sandy Thompson at 256-777-4578 or email or

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