Man journeys through several states on horse
August 6, 2017
MCALESTER, Okla. (AP) — Lawrence Ferguson has lived every cowboy's dream by literally riding off into the sunset.
These days, he's more likely to hit the road when the sun rises, except for an occasional day or two off so he and his horse can rest up while on an epic journey. So far, it's taken them through Arkansas and into Oklahoma, with Ferguson's sights set on Texas.
The News-Capital caught up with Ferguson when he rode into McAlester's Old Town on Thursday, where he stopped to adjust his saddle and buy a bottle of soda pop. While adjusting his saddle rigging, he related how he began...