POSTED: Tuesday, January 26, 2010 - 9:40am
UPDATED: Thursday, February 25, 2010 - 11:35am
The Mr. Amigo Association has named Vicente Fernandez Jr. as Mr. Amigo 2009.
Fernandez will be honored during Charro Days festivities and the association chose him because he is a champion horseman, singer, actor and son of legendary performer and actor Vicente Fernandez. The Mr. Amgio celebration is now in it's 45th year and celebrates the common heritage and goodwill between the residents of Matamoros, Mexico and Brownsville, Texas.