In 1986 Dottie Pierce and her mother, the late Dee Miller, rode with the Shooting Stars Drill Team at the Poway Valley Riders Association in Poway. It was an opportunity to ride together and enjoy memory making and mother/daughter good times with good friends.
“We can do this,” Pierce recalls her mother saying. “Let’s start a drill group in Ramona.”
Cowboy re-enactments, western music, vendors, demonstrations, art, food and prizes will be part of the National Day of the American Cowboy on Saturday, July 27. Admission is free.
All are welcome to what promises to be a fun-filled and action-packed family event at Mountain Valley Ranch, 842 Highway 78 near the 78/Magnolia Avenue intersection, from noon to 5 p.m.
Wednesday, July 24—Ramona Country Fair, frequently touted as The Four Best Days of Summer, starts Thursday, with something for everyone in the family. The 43rd annual fair, presented by Ramona Chamber of Commerce, promises more pizzazz and participation as organizers add contests with an old-fashioned country fair flavor. “We’re getting back to some of the [...]
It has been an exciting five weeks for the Ramona Idol competition and the Ramona Chamber of Commerce and Catrina Jensen, chairperson, want to thank all who participated, said Sally Westbrook, chamber director in charge of publicity for the event.
“It is with great pleasure we announce the following semifinalists who will be competing at the 43rd Annual Country Fair, July 25 to 28, said Westbrook.
Ramona resident Greg Kitchen opened his Ramona Sentinel today and decided he’d better call with the bad news.
Archer, the wild turkey who became a neighborhood celebrity after someone shot an arrow through his chest in April, is dead.
As in past years, Ramona 4-H’ers have taken winners to the San Diego County Fair at the Del Mar Fairgrounds. Katie and Carney Flinn garnered the top rabbit meat pen awards, Kaylin Van Tol walked away with her veal calf earning supreme reserve champion, and Christopher Wier won supreme reserve champion for market swine.
The California Department of Fish and Wildlife invites anglers to celebrate summer by fishing for free on Saturday, July 6. The purchase of a sport fishing license will not be required that day.
Free fishing days provide a low-cost way to give fishing a try.
Ramona Rotary’s July 4 Family Picnic & Fireworks turns 21 this year, thanks to the support of individuals, families, businesses and organizations donating everything from change out of their pockets to generous checks.
In 1993, two Rotarians convinced the entire club it could be done, that Ramonans shouldn’t have to travel out of town to enjoy Independence Day celebrations with fireworks. They were confident the town would support it — and they were right.
The elusive wild turkey seen in San Diego Country Estates with a green arrow through his chest is recuperating at a foster home after his capture and the successful removal of the arrow by a veterinarian.
The elusive wild turkey running around San Diego Country Estates with a green arrow through his chest has been captured and is recuperating at an Escondido animal hospital following successful removal of the arrow.
“He’s doing well this morning. He’s eating,” Dr. Carrie Bone, D.V.M. with the Acacia Animal Health Center reported