Ruby Begonia Selection Day Tomorrow

Ruby Begonia and Paycheck has battled each other since 1973. The turkeys for Turkeyfest will have an equal chance of being selected for this year.
“We will actually run races and the board and the will pick a bird from that group and that will be the ruby begonia for this year,” said Raft.

The Turkeyfest board is looking for these characteristics. ” They are long legged they are fast and alert,” said Raft.

Besides the announcement of Ruby Begonia, the public will get to see the team that will train ruby which includes 4 people. Three of the four will be board members,” said Raft. “The fourth person is a community person that we go out into the community and find a person that has helped charitable donations or promoter of De Witt County and Cuero.

The selection begins at 6:30 Friday evening on Main Street and for more information on Turkeyfest head over to