PHOTOS: An audience full of smiles and cowboy style

A father and his daughter share a heart-warming moment as the sun begins to sink below the horizon at the Vale 4th of July Rodeo on Saturday, July 3. (ANGELINA KATSANIS/The Enterprise)

An audience of all ages celebrated Independence Day with a plethora of rodeo staples at the Vale 4th of July Rodeo. The rodeo started with the slack events on Wednesday, June 30, and went all the way through the holiday weekend ending on Sunday night, July 4. Smiles could be seen . . .