NEWS 9

Bull-riding, barrel-racing and roping is part of the excitement that's building for this week's International Finals Rodeo at the state fairgrounds.

The International Finals Rodeo is Jan. 17 through the 19 at the State Fairgrounds Arena.

Miss Rodeo USA 2007 Candice Carper joined Alex Cameron on NEWS 9's First at Four to talk about the rodeo.

You can visit the International Finals Rodeo website at www.ItsAboutTheBuckle.com