Ken Neuens

Ken Neuens

Ken “Kenny” Neuens was born February 16th, 1942, in Dickinson, ND, to Walt and Evelyn Neuens. He spent the first five years of his life on the home ranch 17 miles north of Medora. After a devastating flood, Ken and family moved to Bismarck. At the age of 13, Ken and...
Fred Kist

Fred Kist

Freddie’s enthusiasm for the sport of cowboys began when he won a blue ribbon at the New Salem Horse show in the Pleasure Horse Class when he was 10 years old. After winning his first prize he built a chute at the old Kist Livestock Sales Ring in South Mandan....
Dale Carlson

Dale Carlson

Dale Carlson was born August 12, 1940, in Minot, ND where he grew up and graduated from Minot High School in 1958. Dale dreamed of being a cowboy since he was a small boy and spent hours roping the back of a chair in his attic bedroom. With the help of Sonny Ehr and...
Carroll Johnston

Carroll Johnston

Carroll F. Johnston was born on January 24, 1935, in Watford City, North Dakota. He was the firstborn son of Andrew and Leva (Thompson) Johnston. After the death of his father in a barn fire in 1939, Carroll went to live with his Uncle Ben, where he learned the way of...
Gary Graham

Gary Graham

From rodeo rider to horse trainer to self-employed business man, Gary Graham achieved success and accomplished championship goals during his lifetime. He was born August 6, 1945 at Minot, N.D., the son of the late Robert and Harriett (Foss) Graham. He graduated from...