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PHOTO: Delmont parade

January 1, 2014 in Uncategorized

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Macy’s Thanksgiving parade awash in float flaps

November 20, 2013 in Uncategorized

NEW YORK (AP) — Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is awash in animal-related protests over its floats, with controversies involving the unlikely pairing of rocker Joan Jett and Shamu the killer whale.

Activists plan to line the route of next week’s…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Macy’s Thanksgiving parade awash in float flaps

November 20, 2013 in Uncategorized

NEW YORK (AP) — Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is awash in animal-related protests over its floats, with controversies involving the unlikely pairing of rocker Joan Jett and Shamu the killer whale.

Activists plan to line the route of next week’s…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Zirpel to march in Thanksgiving parade

November 18, 2013 in Uncategorized

Thanksgiving this year will be unlike any Kendra Zirpel has ever experienced.

The 16-year-old Mitchell High School junior will trek down the crowded streets of Manhattan, N.Y., clarinet in hand, with millions of viewers watching, when she marche…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Macy’s moves Joan Jett off SD float

November 15, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Dirk Lammers

SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Macy’s is moving rocker Joan Jett off the South Dakota tourism float in its Thanksgiving Day parade after ranchers complained about having a vegetarian and animal rights advocate representing their state.

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Macy’s moves Joan Jett off SD float

November 15, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Dirk Lammers

SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Macy’s is moving rocker Joan Jett off the South Dakota tourism float in its Thanksgiving Day parade after ranchers complained about having a vegetarian and animal rights advocate representing their state.

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OUR VIEW: Don’t jettison Jett from SD parade float

November 13, 2013 in Uncategorized

Sometimes, we marvel at the things people decide to get mad about.

This week, we’re marveling at the uproar over rock star Joan Jett’s upcoming appearance on the South Dakota Office of Tourism’s float in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade….continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Joan Jett to perform on SD’s Macy’s parade float

November 7, 2013 in Uncategorized

PIERRE — Music legends Joan Jett and the Blackhearts will appear on the Mount Rushmore American Pride float in the 87th annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade.

“We’re excited to have such a well-known artist perform on our float this year. …continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Holiday parade set: Organizers hoping for more entries this year

November 7, 2013 in Uncategorized

The Main Street Downtown Association is looking for participants and sponsors for the 10th annual Holiday Dazzle Parade.
The parade will be at 7 p.m. Nov. 29, starting in McElroy Park and routing through Jamestown.
The Holiday Dazzle Parade had abo…continue reading on jamestownsun.com

Streets closed for rodeo parade today

July 20, 2013 in The Daily Republic

The streets are Main from 12th Avenue south to First Avenue; First Avenue from Main Street east to Lawler Street; and Lawler Street north to Seventh Avenue.
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