By Jody Hall The Fencepost
Published: May 25, 2018
Every year the Norris family comprised of fathers, sons, daughters, husbands, wives, uncles, aunts, cousins, nephews, nieces and friends make their way to sage-filled ranchlands east of Fountain, Colo., for a very special annual event.
It's not just any tradition; it's a Norris family tradition. Steeped in history that...
By Sarah Grasmick And Anthony A. Mestas The Pueblo Chieftain
Published: August 25, 2016
When employees from Marlboro found out people could view Pikes Peak from the expansive T-Cross Ranch in Black Forest, they knew they wanted to use the scenic place for a photo shoot. Rancher Bob Norris, who is the 2016 honorary Colorado State...
By Regan Foster The Pueblo Chieftain
Published: May 22, 2016
Through the fog and gentle mist, the cattle appeared. Two herds, being driven by more than a dozen whistling equestrians.
At the riders’ prompting the animals beat an orderly herd, filing into a large segmented corral. From there, the ranch hands began carefully separating the cattle.
First cows and...