2021 Central Montana Fair Person of the Year; Lester & Carol Sluggett
August 11, 2021
Lester and Carol Sluggett have been a ranching, agricultural, and rodeo minded team since they married June 2, 1962.
Lester came from a farm/ranch that his father Lester Sluggett Sr homesteaded in 1924, 30 miles south of Big Sandy near the Missouri River. His wife to be Carol Henderson, grew up on her family ranch in the Bear Paw Mountains near the tiny town of Warrick. After they were married Lester and Carol bought his dad's Big Sandy ranch and ran it until 1972, when they purchased their current ranch 16 miles east of the Bohemian Corner. They packed up their four children, Levi, Lisa...