Miss XIT Rodeo and Reunion is Loving Life.

The 73rd annual XIT Rodeo and Reunion starts Thursday in Dalhart.

Laramie Wing is Miss XIT rodeo, this young lady loves every minute of it. Being Miss XIT 2008 has been a blast for Wing. "When I was crowned I was very excited it comes with a scholarship and a saddle and a years use of a trailer I has fun."

Laramie is a senior at Dalhart High and is a member of the National Honor Society. She is involved in FFA and Tri State High School Rodeo.

She will graduate in December and plans to rodeo in college. Miss XIT Rodeo and Reunion says that she loves kids and wants to share the sport with whoever wants to rodeo."A lot of people are ready to help little girls and little boys that wanna learn i am all about it.. Lets rodeo."

The 2009 queen will be crowned Thursday night at the rodeo performance. Good luck Laramie Wing, hopefully we will see you at the National Finals in Las Vegas soon.

The XIT Rodeo and Reunion starts at 7 PM each night with free watermelon, pork chops and BBQ each night all in Dalhart.