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Parade winners announced

by: SUSAN MATHENY/MADRAS PIONEER - Moms and kids on the Deer Ridge Correctional Institution's float greet the crowd.Award winners for the Madras Fourth of July Parade, which had the theme “Jefferson County – Celebrating 100 Years,” were:

Best Use of Theme: Wells Fargo Stage and horses, first place; Jefferson County Band in Jim’s Livery, second.

Commissioner’s Best Float: Madras United Methodist Church Vacation Bible School, first; Deer Ridge Correctional Institution, second.

Best Nonmotorized: Miss NPRA Kayla Vincent, first; Jefferson County Rodeo Court, second place.

Best Motorized: Jim Kendall Trucking, first; Ron Alley of Model T Bums, second.

Best Kid’s Entry: Patriotic Tittle Kids, first; La Luna Folkloric Dancers, second.

Mayor’s Best of Show: Wells Fargo Stage and Horses, Madras Wells Fargo Bank Team.by: JEFF WILSON/MADRAS PIONEER - Pastor Dan Benson walks alongside the United Methodist Vacation Bible School float.




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