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|Bayou State Trail riders to visit Winnsboro|
Students at Winnsboro Elementary and Franklin Parish Head Start will soon get an afternoon visit from the Bayou State Trail Riders on Monday, April 4.
This is the seventh year the convoy of horses, buggies and covered wagons has passed through Winnsboro on its way to Southern University in Baton Rouge. Riders from other states join the group at different stops along the way to participate in the seven-day trip.
Participants will leave for the 100-mile journey from the Monroe Civic Center at 8 a.m. on April 4 to arrive in Baton Rouge for the annual AgCenter horseshow on Friday, April 8.
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