Cowpoke Fall Gathering

Loomis, Penryn students try their hands at cowboy poetry

Cowboy entertainer Larry Maurice took on the role of mentor to two dozen local students Saturday. “Cowboy poetry is rhyming poetry. My job is to show them the mechanical pro ...

Support Cowpoke event this weekend

While Thursday's performance at the 21st annual Cowpoke Fall Gathering is sold out, seats are still available for performances Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The annual event, ...

Blue Goose, foundation finances in the black, says Elder

Loomis’ Blue Goose Event Center is adding new tenants and the foundation that operates it is financially stable, the group’s leader said Sept. 24. Randy Elder, preside ...

Round up for Cowpoke Fall Gathering

Indian summer days give way to long fall evenings, when the cowboy poets ride into Loomis to share their poems, songs and heart-warming tales. Wanting to serve a slice of American ...

Student writers to share stage with cowboy poets

An award-winning cowboy is keeping the heritage of cowboy poetry alive by teaching youngsters to carry on the tradition. Riding a stationary saddle like a bucking strawberry roan ...