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MU Homecoming Parade takes applicants

Sep. 14, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

HUNTINGTON -- Organizers of Marshall University's Homecoming Parade are taking applications for those who want to participate.

Coordinator Cindy Sergent said individuals and groups have until Thursday, Oct. 4, to sign up to participate in the Saturday, Oct. 6, parade in Huntington.

This can include bands, Greek organizations, classic car owners, youth groups and elected officials. Prizes will be awarded to the top floats and bands.

The homecoming parade starts at 11 a.m., but participants should be outside Big Sandy Superstore Arena by 9:30 a.m. to line up.

Applications are online at www.marshall.edu/sga. For more information or to sign up, call Sergent at 304-697-0615 or 304-634-0795.