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This Week in Photos 6-12-08


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Wood Festival 2008

Parade Marshals Sue and Randall Jones

Congresswoman Shelly Moore Capito was on the march.

Calhoun Belle 2008, Pat Radabaugh.

Attorney General Darrell McGraw.

Queen Flora 2007, Amie Carilli.

Queen Flora 2008, Maria Kisner, and her court.

Miss Wood Festival 2008 and Miss Photogenic, Britanni Mills.

A beautiful old Buick.

Miss Pre-Teen Wood Festival 2008, Alexis Webb.

Calhoun Mustangs Little League Team.

Cabot Recycling had a float in the parade.

Grantsville Volunteer Department trucks.

One of very few Critical Care Transport ambulances.
This one is from Minnie Hamilton Health System.

Calhoun County marching band has grown in numbers from last year.

Miss Wood Chuck From Arnoldsburg, Kyndra Arnold.

Pleasant Hill School Little Mister Woodchuck King, Austen Hendix; Queen, Mariah Jones.

 Small Miss Wood Festival, Amelia Cain; Arnoldsburg Elementary Little Mister Woodchuck King, Jaden Swearingin.

First place in floats, "Fishin' for Friends," Girl Scout Troop 4095.

Miss Wood Festival Fairs and Festivals, Leslie Garrett.

King and Queen of Minnie Hamilton Long Term Care, Don Gatsoff and Mabel Jones.

Kimberly Dawn Koon Small Miss Wood Festival Runner up.

Second Place in Floats, "Praise and Worship," by Cornerstone Church.

Pastor Kevin Church plays like the Devil.

Jasmine Fluharty, Miss Pre-Teen First runner up
and Junior Miss Wood Festival, Emily Bain.

Nice old Mustang in the parade.

Baby Miss Festival, Kaelin Williams.

Baby Mister Wood Festival, Rylan Michael Haynes.

Toddler Miss Festival, Kylee Sue Blair.

Wee Miss Wood Festival, Kendra Davis.

Tiny Miss Wood Festival Lilliun Beall.

Little Miss Wood Festival Kamaira Myer and Mister Toddler Wood Festival, London Richards.

Wee Mister Wood Festival 7-11 months, Tyler James McAlister.

The parade is over when the Honor Guard appears.

Jim Sullivan led the parade crowd in reciting The Pledge of Allegiance.

The Judges hard at work.

Barney Fife and Gomer led the parade.

Barney Fife impersonator, Scott Epperson .

Gomer Pyle impersonator, Bruce Newman.

Under arrest for jaywalking are Curtis Garettson and Jim Sullivan.

Judy Bowman should have crossed the street properly.

Zoey Grace Jacobs dancing with a turtle.

Crystal Yoak, Sayla Creelfox and Amy Jacobs discussing a possible tour of the
old high school. They were members of the last graduating class before the move.

In true small-town fashion, Barney left the keys in his cruiser.

The Karaoke Cowboys invited local children to help sing a song.

The children were a big hit with the crowd.

A panoramic shot of the streets in front of the stage area Saturday evening.
The streets were completely full after the music began.

Jeremy "Fat Boy" Houchin and Will Freed opened the evening with some hot music.

Jeremy Houchin

Will Freed

"Dixie Moon"

Dixie Moon drummer, Rick Pitts

Dixie Moon's Mike Wilson

Lead singer Mary Alice Wilson

Butch "Boofer" Burch

Rick Magly

J. B. Butcher

Dixie Moon performs

Gomer wants to join the band

Hula-hoops were her thing ....

but not Gomer's.

Give the man a tambourine!

Dangerfield performed the final set before the fireworks.

Rick Poling

Roger Bush

Harry Beall

Lyle Kerby

Rick still knows his keyboards

Calhoun sheriff, Carl Ballengee, volunteered to take Barney
to Foodland after Gomer ran off with the cruiser.
Barney was kind enough to let Carl borrow his hat for this photo.

Queen Flora 2008 Maria Kisner with her choreography coach Amy Jacobs.

The fireworks were, as always, fantastic!

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Although the National Weather Service gauge in Grantsville said this was
a flood of over 40 feet, it was determined that the gauge was not working correctly. 


No mail delivery today.



The Dominion Hope office was almost surrounded.


A panoramic shot of the water in front of the old high school.


A panoramic shot of the water covering the Wayne Underwood Field
in front of the old high school.




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