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Heritage Days parade winners announced

Posted: Sunday, June 21, 2015

The 52nd Annual Heritage Days Parade took place Saturday, June 20 with 107 entries. The winners of the various categories were decided by a group of judges organized by Barb Rupley, Heritage Days steering committee.

The Best Theme Float in the parade was Parkview Huntington Hospital, sponsored by Capozza Appraisals. First Place for the Best Religious Unit went to Central Christian Church/Shirley Temple, sponsored by Edward Jones.

The Best Adult Group was Mizpah Racing Shriners, sponsored by Applebee’s. Parkview Boys & Girls Club of Huntington County was named the Best Youth Group, sponsored by The Huntington County TAB.

Busted Knuckles Car Club, sponsored by The Country Post, were named the Best Motorized Unit. Fort Wayne Old Fort VW Club, sponsored by Z-Place, was named first in the Best Antique Vehicle category.

The Best Classic Vehicle was the Tin Can Tourist RV Club, sponsored by Women of the Moose #837. The Best Horse Unit was the LaFontaine Saddle Club, sponsored by Myers Funeral Home. The Best Marching Color Guard was the VFW Color Guard, sponsored by American Legion #7.

The Chamber of Commerce thanks all those who participated in this year’s parade and congratulates the winners! Winning plaques may be picked up at the Chamber of Commerce office, 305 Warren Street, during regular business hours.