Cattlemen's Concert Sponsored by Escalante City November 4. 7 pm at the Escalante High School Free Admission
Jessica Hedges Out in southeastern Oregon there are a breed of cowboys and ranchers thriving, raising their families, respecting the traditions of their culture. Jessica Hedges and her family lives here, doing the same things, but she's trying to tell their story through social media and cowboy poetry. Sam, her husband, buckaroos for the ZX Ranch in Paisley. Jessica is stay at home motto their toddler boys, Quirt and Cinch. Previous jobs and living in a cow camp gave her the cowboying bug, a yearning for big country, and a desire to learn a quality horsemanship and stockman ship. Although she doesn't swing her leg over a horse much these days, it is a goal to return that part of her life as the boys get bigger. After child chasing and house cleaning, there is somehow time to perform and operate her accessories line, The Buckarette Collection.
Todd, Melinda and Dani Sue Carter ride for the brand on their cattle ranch, TM Ranches. Their all original music and poetry is branded 'Americowboyfolkgrass', and have delighted audiences on main stages and side venues, but are most comfortable around the campfire. Todd leads on acoustic bass and lead vocals, with Melinda on acoustic guitar and vocals, and daughter Dani joins the two to sing and is starting to play fiddle! Their latest album 'Little Victories' released March 29, 2013 at the Crossroads Gathering in Benson, AZ, and the title song have been adopted as the ranch theme. Saddle up and head down the trail with the Broken Chair Band!