I love a parade

Veterans Day Parade

 

Good turnout at the parade today. A few new wrinkles, with a Civil War-era rider with a flag and the Adirondack Cowgirls, not sure if they made the last Vets Day march.

 Cold weather had the spectators budled up, but the numbers were pretty good considering it is a work day for a lot of people. Crowds got heavier as the marcher approached the park, I guess people have figured out there is much less walking involve if you just camp out at the end of the parade. Still, good to see so many people out on a day when it would have been easy to stay inside.

In a few remarks made at the end of the ceremony in the park Legion Commander Jerry Austin ackowledged the historic nature of the last election, adding that what makes our country unique is that a historic election was not accompanied by riots or bloodshed – a nice moment.

 

There will be lots of pictures on the website, so if you marched, take a look.

 

 

 

Comments

comments

Tags: , ,

Hooks back in service

Firefighters discovered an issue with the ladder truck’s hydraulic lines during last week’s training.

By Krystle S. Morey After being unable to respond to calls for seven months, the Granville Hook & Ladder Fire […]

Mini-Mall returns Saturday

Mini-Mall - Tree House

By Serena Kovalosky The Whitehall Mini-Mall is back and organizers say it’s going to be better than ever. Sponsored by […]

Carolers to bring joy to village

caroling

By Krystle S. Morey Nearly 100 carolers will take to the streets of Granville next Thursday to drum up some […]

Tree lighting event ‘biggest yet’

People of all ages came out to enjoy the tree lighting in 2009.

By Krystle S. Morey Some 2,000 people from across the region ventured to Granville last Friday for the village’s annual […]

Classifieds 12/07/16

Weekender – 12/02/16

North Country Freepress – 12/02/16

Lakes Classifieds – 12/02/16

Lakes Region Freepress – 12/02/16

Northshire Freepress – 12/02/16

Classifieds 11/30/16

‘Frozen in Granville’ celebration Friday

lights

By Donna Frischknecht and Krystle S. Morey Prep sled. Check. Get reindeer in shape. Check. Pack thermos of hot cocoa. […]