Cecil “Whitey” Butts won the all-around cowboy Trophy Saddle at the 1959 Independence Missouri Police Rodeo. Pictured left to right are Louis Howell, Bill Serman, E.C. Roberts, President Harry Truman, Whitey Butts, Ken Roberts and Mike Westwood with Les Milgrim in the background. Photo courtesy Whitey Butts.
Whitey Butts Wins All-Around Cowboy
We appreciate everyone who made the Wamego Community Foundation Match Day a success. 72 separate gifts were received and we raised over $23,000! The funds are used toward the rehabilitation of the facade of the Farmers Union Coop building, also known as the annex.
Wabaunsee County, On the Map
1885 Wabaunsee County Plat Map – Pages scanned by Greg Hoots and assembled and stitched by Tom Parish.
Map of school districts in Wabaunsee County in 1882.
Explore Flint Hills Caves
View photographer Tom Parish's unique views of Flint Hills caves and cellars.