Amy Herdy

photo by Jack Ellenberger
Summoned by the Sheriff
The Western posse is a symbol of Western justice, service, and bravery. While most relegate the ideas of posses the annals of yesterday, we found the tradition going strong—and just as valuable as ever.
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photo by AGE Fotostock
Queen of Country
Patsy Cline revolutionized the role of women in country music.
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Audio Exclusive: Hank Williams III
In this AC audio exclusive, Hank III talks true country music, musical inspiration, and what he hauls with his 4x4.
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 caisson platoon
Horses for Heroes
This program connects soldiers and horses in order to help begin the healing process.
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Video: Lil' Cowboys
This video shows two of our favorite buckaroos, 5-year-old Bray Burnham and his 2-year-old brother Tell, totally at home on horseback. The little guys are real hands!
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Val Kilmer's "Citizen Twain"
Perhaps best known for his portrayal of Doc Holliday in Tombstone (1993), actor Val Kilmer channels another American legend in his one-man stage show Citizen Twain. Editor Amy Herdy spoke with Kilmer about becoming Mark Twain.
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Guy Mclean, left, and Dan James of Team Australia react upon hearing they had won the 2012 colt-star
Road to the Horse Interviews
Our friends at My Horse Daily are in Kentucky for the Road to the Horse colt-starting competition, and had the opportunity to interview the competitors.
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