Boys Ranch Rodeo kicks off this weekend

The 70th annual Cal Farley's Boys Ranch Rodeo begins Saturday and continues through Labor Day.

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Boys Ranch is celebrating 75 years in existence.

Nine boys were part of the first Boys Ranch experience.

They stayed in the original Oldham County Courthouse that was used as a dormitory.

Cal Farley started the Maverick Boys Club and Kids, Inc.

In 1939 he made a deal with Julien Bivins for the land for Boys Ranch.

It was originally called the Maverick Boy's Ranch.