Jordan Smith Wins Texaco Country Showdown

The road to stardom started at the Best Western Sheridan Center for Jordan Smith of Gillette. Jordan competed in the first leg of the Texaco Country Showdown and came out on top in the local competition held Friday evening. He will move on in the competition at the Montana State Fair in Great Falls on July 27th and 28th. The local competition was sponsored in part by Sheridan Media, Tru Green and Powder River Heating & Air Conditioning and emceed by KYTI's Morning Show Host's Ed Cwik and Angie ViAnn. For more on the Texaco Country Showdown see: http://www.countryshowdown.com/

The video of Jordan is now on YouTube at: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1...

The road to stardom started at the Best Western Sheridan Center for Jordan Smith of Gillette. Jordan competed in the first leg of the Texaco Country Showdown and came out on top in the local competition held Friday evening.
The road to stardom started at the Best Western Sheridan Center for Jordan Smith of Gillette. Jordan competed in the first leg of the Texaco Country Showdown and came out on top in the local competition held Friday evening.
Angie ViAnn and Ed Cwik, emcees for Friday nights Texaco Country Showdown and co-hosts of KYTI's Morning Show at Sheridan Media
Angie ViAnn and Ed Cwik, emcees for Friday nights Texaco Country Showdown and co-hosts of KYTI's Morning Show at Sheridan Media
Contestants Neal, Tim, Lee and Wendi of the "Windy Mountain Rain"
Contestants Neal, Tim, Lee and Wendi of the "Windy Mountain Rain"
Performer Mike Kuzara and co-emcee Angie ViAnn
Performer Mike Kuzara and co-emcee Angie ViAnn
Contestant Garrett Gieselman - 1st Runner-Up after the evenings competition
Contestant Garrett Gieselman - 1st Runner-Up after the evenings competition
Contestant Emma Oetken
Contestant Emma Oetken
Contestant Brooke Link
Contestant Brooke Link
After the competition - while waiting for the judges to return to their front row seats with the results
After the competition - while waiting for the judges to return to their front row seats with the results
A "thumbs up" from Jordan Smith - before he performed
A "thumbs up" from Jordan Smith - before he performed
The performers - all on stage for a group photo: Jordan Smith, Garrett Gieselman, Mike Kazara, Emma Oetken, Brooke Link and Neal, Lee, Tim & Wendi of the "Windy Mountain Rain"
The performers - all on stage for a group photo: Jordan Smith, Garrett Gieselman, Mike Kazara, Emma Oetken, Brooke Link and Neal, Lee, Tim & Wendi of the "Windy Mountain Rain"