Fort Scott hosts 20th Echoes of the Trail event

The 20th annual Echoes of the Trail event provided a number of festivities in Fort Scott over the weekend as country musicians performed, young poetry winners read their works and cowboy stories were recited by local and visiting participants.

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The event kicked off with a dance Friday evening with music provided by the band Crossfire and featuring singer Kinley Taylor Rice. A pie contest was also held on Saturday while western gear vendors sold goods at the Fort Scott Community College location. A silent auction Saturday evening gave its proceeds to Heroes Among Us, as did the chuck wagons available Saturday.

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