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Summery weather graces fall tradition

by: NEWS-TIMES PHOTO: CHASE ALLGOOD - Jaxton Cassady, 5, gathers candy thrown from the various parade floats. Unusually warm weather and typically large crowds greeted participants in the annual Forest Grove High School Homecoming parade Friday, which traveled up Main Street during the 1.7-mile route from the school district’s administration building in Old Town to the high school. by: NEWS-TIMES PHOTO: CHASE ALLGOOD - Forest Grove FFA members display their awards alongside an agricultural tableau.This year’s homecoming festivities included a Thursday night bonfire behind the school (with wood donated by Stimson Lumber) and, of course, the Friday night football game (see Page B1), where seniors Tate DeSully and Mayra Gomez were crowned king and queen. The freshmen class, however, stole some of the seniors’ thunder by winning the homecoming float contest. The week’s events wrapped up Saturday with a dance at the school.by: NEWS-TIMES PHOTO: CHASE ALLGOOD - A zombie monster truck spews candy with help from the crew perched above its undead monster tires.



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