Lebanon Reporter

Local News

July 9, 2014

Boone's Fourth of July parade 'successful'

A rule prohibiting people from throwing candy from parade floats was better enforced at this year’s Boone County Fourth of July parade held last Friday, after some near-accidents involving children going into the street for candy occurred last year. Parade Chairwoman Sarah Butts said she had not heard of any candy-throwing issues this year, and they will continue to enforce the rule in the future. “Overall, I believe the parade was very successful,” Butts said. “The parade consisted of a lot of traditional entries, but also included several first-time participants.” For more of the story, see Wednesday's Lebanon Reporter.

1
Text Only
Local News

Featured items
Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
AP Video
Furry Roommates: Dorms Allowing Cats and Dogs Chase Rice Defends Bro-Country 'Jersey Shore Massacre' Pokes Fun at MTV Series Raw: Wash. Mudslides Close Roads, Trap Motorists DC's Godfather of Go-Go Honored Ukraine Calls Russian Convoy a 'direct Invasion' Girl Meets Her 'one in the World' Match Coal Gas Boom in China Holds Climate Risks Japan Landslide Rescuers Struggle in Heavy Rain Raw: Severe Floods, Fire Wrecks Indiana Homes Endangered Red Wolves Face Uncertain Future Raw: Russian Aid Convoy Arrives in Ukraine Okla. Policeman Accused of Sex Assaults on Duty Dominican Republic Bans Miley Cyrus Concert Raw: Israeli Air Strike in Gaza Raw: Bodies of MH17 Victims Arrive in Malaysia Attorney: Utah Eatery Had Other Chemical Burn
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide