Veterans, troops sought for Shamokin anniversary parade
SHAMOKIN - Shamokin's 150th Anniversary Grand Parade is dedicated to all area veterans, service members and reserves.
Anyone who had served or is on active duty and would like to participate in the July 5 parade is asked to meet at 1:30 p.m. on South Shamokin Street, where the parade begins at 2 p.m. Sol Bidding will coordinate with all who participate.
Veterans of World War II and the Korean War are especially sought.
World War II-era Jeeps, transports, classic convertibles and trailer floats are expected to transport anyone unable to march the 2.2-mile parade route. Call Bill Dudeck at 570-259-0530 to add a vehicle.