***FOLLOW UP*** Wyoming Rancher Receives National Golden Spur Award

Rancher Dave True (right) of Casper, Wyo., was named the 2015 National Golden Spur Award winner Saturday night (Oct. 17) at a dinner hosted by the National Ranching Heritage Center in Lubbock, Texas. National Cattlemen’s Foundation past president Clark Willingham of Dallas presented the award, which is the most prestigious honor given by the ranching and livestock industries in recognition of accomplishments by an individual. True is joint owner of True Companies, a family business that includes True Ranches, a multi-segmented beef operation that spans the eastern third of Wyoming. Willingham presented a 14-carat gold spur lapel pin to True and a bronze sculpture entitled “The Rancher.”

 
For more information contact: 
Sue H. Jones
Coordinator of Outreach and Engagement
National Ranching Heritage Center
PO Box 43200
Lubbock, TX 79409-3200
806.834.2646
www.nrhc.ttu.edu