Bill Thomas, left, and Thomas Begley, with Derrick Foresman as referee, started a cockfighting match on a farm near Spears in 1992.
Bill Thomas, left, and Thomas Begley, with Derrick Foresman as referee, started a cockfighting match on a farm near Spears in 1992. LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER
Bill Thomas, left, and Thomas Begley, with Derrick Foresman as referee, started a cockfighting match on a farm near Spears in 1992. LEXINGTON HERALD-LEADER

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