Fair parade rolls July 19

Get ready for the Jefferson County Fair Parade, which will roll through Madras on Saturday, July 19, the weekend before the fair.

With the theme “From Pioneer Days to Modern Ways,” the parade begins at 10 a.m., down 10th Street to B Street, then around Sahalee Park. Parade entries should arrive by 9 a.m. to sign in at the table near the tennis courts on 10th Street.

The divisions include: Children (do not need to sign in); Clubs and Organizations; FFA and 4-H Groups; Representative Courts; Cars, Trucks and Farm Equipment; Commercial and Industrial; and Emergency Vehicles.

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