Funeral services were held for Charles Emory Mackey (Cem) on Monday, July 6, at the Cokeville Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Friends and family gathered to celebrate Cem’s life.
The town of Cokeville is planning a Pioneer Day Celebration to be held July 24 and July 25. July 24 will be the Little Buckaroo Rodeo sponsored by the Cokeville Stock and Saddle Club beginning at 10:00 a.m. at the Cokeville Arena. Saturday, the day will begin with a “5K ‘Run for Swayzee’” with registration at City Hall from 6:00 a.m. - 6:45 a.m. and race beginning at 7:00 a.m. sharp, up Smith’s Fork ending at the City Hall. There will be a parade down main street at 10:00 a.m. followed by food vendors in the park. The Cokeville Stock and Saddle Club Ranch Rodeo will round out the day at 5:00 p.m. at the Cokeville Arena. Plan to come and enjoy the day.
Rope and run activities are underway at the Cokeville Rodeo Arena on Wednesday evenings. So, if you’re looking for a fun night out, go check out these kids. They are amazing.
The Cokeville Branch Library is open to visitors. See the front door for rules and regulations to help keep everyone safe! Don’t forget to stop by the Cokeville Branch Library each week to pick up a fun craft. The ladies are working hard to provide fun activities for the kids. Remember to keep reading. They have some great prizes to be awarded at the end of summertime reading.
Honoring 25 years of the Cokeville Rodeo. This year the Cokeville Rodeo Club is honoring the many individuals who have helped to create, shape, and cultivate the Cokeville rodeo. They are posting stories of these special individuals who have contributed to the Cokeville Rodeo — pickup men, flag bearers, announcers, secretaries, grounds workers, royalty, sponsors…you name it. They will be honoring these rodeo veterans every day in July leading up to the 25th rodeo on July 25, 2020. You can see these honorees on their website cokevillerodeo.com.