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A New Mexico High School Rodeo Association rodeo will be held this weekend in Artesia.
Rodeo action will begin at 9 a.m. Saturday and 8 a.m. Sunday at the Artesia Horse Council Arena at the Eddy County Fairgrounds on South 13th Street.

The event will include bull and bronc riding, calf and breakaway roping, barrel racing, steer wrestling, and pole bending. An open team roping will be held Saturday evening.

The public is invited to turn out and encourage Artesia’s rodeo athletes. Concession will be available.