Sonora, CA — The Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Posse made a surprise announcement at this morning’s county Board of Supervisors meeting.
During the public comment period to open up the meeting, Posse member Ty Wivell took to the microphone to announce that County Administrator Craig Pedro has been named the prestigious “Top Hand” award winner for the 2015 Mother Lode Roundup. General Chairman Al O’Brien also took to the podium to thank Pedro and the Board of Supervisors for their yearly financial commitment to the event, and ongoing support. Pedro appeared surprised by the announcement, and he was given the traditional belt buckle in honor of the recognition.
The 2015 Mother Lode Roundup will be held this coming weekend. For a complete list of events and activities, click here.