The Circus Is in Town

Culpepper and Merriweather Circus animal trainer Ron Dykes leads two of its animals to open grounds Saturday morning at the LeFlore County Fairgrounds prior to the first of two shows by the circus that day. There were performances at 2 and 4:30 p.m. Saturday as well as at the same times Sunday. To check out what else is happening at the LeFlore County Fairgrounds, go to

PDN photo by David Seeley