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Old 12-01-2008, 11:30 AM
Location: Hickory Flat, MS 38633
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Will anyone here be attending this other than me?

Official Site: http://www.boonevillemississippi.com

Here's the confirmation email they sent us (everything in bold applies to me or my friends):

First I would like to say what a pleasure it will be to work with the
Booneville Area Chamber Of Commerce (BACC) on this years parade. It should
be exciting and better than ever with WOBN T.V.7 covering the whole event.
Now with that being said I would like to introduce myself to most of you. My
name is Wade Billiot and I will be gathering info from most of you to help
with the commentating.. I understand with the holidays coming upon us and to
request such at a short notice is asking a lot. For this I am sorry but just
think how it will be used and how it can be an asset to most of you. In the
following questions you will understand more of what we (BACC) are wanting.
Your response will be most helpful, along with to really showcase your
position in this years parade. So I will ask that you please fill out as
much as you can to help. Just think as you approach the camera, the
commentators will have info. about the way you are representing your place
in line. I will need this by Nov. 28. By doing this I will be working hard
all weekend to have it put together.

Thank you and Please have a safe and Wonderful "Happy Thanksgiving".

Wade Billiot

These are the Question: If it applies to you then answer as many as
possible. Please use these guide lines to help us. Its ok if you don't fit into the
following just give us info.

1) Where did the ideal come from and was it because someone special or
just an ideal
2) Is this your first time to attend the Booneville Parade
3) How long did it take from start to finish
4) Was there any special material used that was not found locally
5) How far did you travel to get here
6) Special frame that was not available or had to be fabricated
7) Age of little-ones on the float.

Automobiles and Tractors
1) Year and make
2) How long have you own the vehicle
3) Size engine
4) Does the vehicle come from another country
5) How long did it take to restore
6) Any special comments that you would like to add.

ALL Horses
1) Breed of horse
2) Name
3) Age
4) rider
5) Miniatures--- Please give their status A Thru F
6) How long has the horse been in your possession

1) The year it first opened
2) How many are going to the All-Star Band
3) Anyone you can think of that went on to become a Professional Actor
or In Pro Sports
4) Anything Special about the School past or present

Below are the parade entries and numbers we have so far. Please display your
number so it is visible on the front of your entry. It is very important to
have your number on your entry when you check-in because no one will be
allowed to be in the parade without it. Your number will also be used during
parade judging and new to this year's parade your number will be used during
the television commentating. Channel 7, cable channel 98 will once again be
filming the Booneville Christmas parade and Rhonda Greening and a guest will
be on hand to tell the television viewers about each entry.

Southern Belles

Alanuh Robinson

Girl Scout Troop #165

First Free Will Baptist Church

Hobo Highsteppers

Baptist Memorial Hospital - Booneville

Girl Scout Troop #109

Booneville Head Start

Heart to Heart Hospice

Red Hat Society "The Red Rose Petals"

Rowdy Gowdy's General Lee Replica

1980 Corvette

General Lee Tribute Truck

Hazzard County Patrol Car

Bill White & Associates Realty

Piggly Wiggly

Johnson Lumber & Supply

The Outdoor Closet

Cobra, Inc.

Pisgah Fire Department

Prentiss County Tractor Club

Natchez Trace Parkway

Beckley CME Church

Student American Dental Hygienists Association

Wheeler 2nd Grade Pam Johnson's Halloween King & Queen

Booneville High School - Most Beautiful, Brooke Smith

Hills Chapel Little Miss Most Beautiful - Chastin Short

Booneville Middle School Cheerleaders

Laurie L. Chittom
Administrative Assistant
Booneville Area Chamber of Commerce
100 W. Church St.
Booneville, MS 38829
I'll be entering my General Lee, hope to see you all there...

Joey Paul Gowdy

Last edited by JoeyGowdy; 12-01-2008 at 11:47 AM..
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Old 12-01-2008, 12:51 PM
Location: Hickory Flat, MS 38633
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You can watch the parade live via:

Joey Paul Gowdy
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Old 01-05-2010, 10:15 AM
Location: Hickory Flat, MS 38633
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Default Christmas Parade - Booneville MS - Dec. 7th 2009

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