When it comes to feeding the body and the soul, James Stovall is smokin’.
The Graves County native was working as an auto body repairman when two friends talked him into entering a barbecue cooking contest in 1995.
“We were all three teachers in our church and needed funds to take our youth, the Royal Rangers, on a trip,” said the Mayfield resident.
The buddies were confident that with James leading the way, they could bring home prize money by winning some categories.
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