Cotton Belt Draws Nearer
~ Sierra Hempstead
The 39th Annual Fordyce on the Cotton Belt Festival is right around the corner, and many events have been added to this year’s festival calendar.
Cotton Belt Committee board member Candace McCollum says, Chris Standfield is sponsoring a craw-fish eating contest, and she explained the logistics of the contest. She also says that they have added some nice events for the kids.
Entertainment Chairman, Richard Ledbetter said that while one scheduled band won’t be able to perform due to a band member under the weather another band has agreed to perform.
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