Donnie Poindexter of Sallisaw was awarded the International Western Music Association (IWMA) Year award for Pure Cowboy Song of the Year.
The award was presented at the IWMA Annual Awards Show held Nov. 10 at the Hotel Albuquerque in Old Town. The award was presented to IWMA Member Poindexter for his song “Cowboy Life.”
The IWMA Awards are an opportunity for the association to recognize those members who have shown the greatest competence in recordings or concerts and in taking the genre of Western Music and Poetry to the public. IWMA is an organization that encourages and supports the preservation, performance and composition of historic, traditional and contemporary music and poetry of The American West. IWMA was founded in 1989.
Sally Maxwell, Senior News Director
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