SATURDAY'S BIG PARADE: Line-up for 70th American Legion Parade set

Staff Writer

The line-up for the 70th American Legion Parade in conjunction with Old Settlers Days has been set by Parade Chairmen Misty Oliver and John Cowdin.
The parade congregates at Columbia City High School and will begin at 6 p.m. Saturday, traveling the traditional parade route west on North Street and south on Main Street to Ellsworth Street.

The parade line-up:

Advance section

Columbia City Police
Whitley County Sheriff's Department
Whitley County Fire Departments
Whitley Co. Mutual Aid Fire Departments
Parkview Whitley Hospital and EMS
Smith Bros Towing & Recovery Service
Leatherneck Coffee Club-Color Guard
Col. City Mayor-Ryan Daniel & Family
Grand Marshal/American Legion Post 98 Commander Stu Bird & Joann
American Legion Auxiliary Unit 98 President Judy Thompson
Old Settlers Days Committee
VFW Commander Joe Pittenger

Pink section
Boy Scouts/Cub Scouts Of Whitley Co.
Whitley County Patriots
Korean War Veterans Association
CCHS Football
CCHS Cheerleaders
Miss Whitley Co. Scholarship Program
Whitley Co. Distinguished Young Woman
CCHS Marching Eagles
Sunbeam The Clown
Fort Wayne Tin Caps (Johnny)
Bowen Center
Whitley Co. Domestic Violence Task Force
Big G's Sports Cafe/Downtown
On The Square
Wireless Zone
Lois Ellen's Dance School
Jim Banks For Congress
LT Real Estate
Color Me Tan
Northeastern REMC

Red Section
9&30 Mini Storage
CC Vision Center (Dr Andrew Hogue
& Associates)
Whitley County Democrats
Orizon Real Estate
Fort Wayne Children's Zoo
CC Nazarene Church
Line Street Veterinary Hospital
Whitley County Historical Society
Columbia City Raceway
Whitley Tire & Auto Care
Miller Sewer & Drain
CC Goin' Postal
Whitley County Family YMCA
Pizza King
Chippy The Clown/Shoes & Moore
Community Bible Church
Elks #1417
Running Around Screen Printing
& Embroidery
Red Hats & Purple Chaps

Green Section
The Urban Skillet
Passages, Inc.
3 Rivers Federal Credit Union
Norman Jackson
Whitley County Republicans
Carnivore Fitness
Mack Faylor
Papa John's Pizza
Renaissance Village
Bell Tower Auctions
Bruno's BBQ
Minear Real Estate, Llc
Sky Zone Fort Wayne
Pathfinder Services
R&D Motorsports
Betty Boop
Whitley Co. Ag Museum & Learning Center
Humane Society of Whitley County
Salvation Army
Columbia City Haunted Jail

Orange Section
Mizpah Shrine Units:
Color Guard
Horse Patrol
Whitley County Divan on Giant Fez
Mizpah Vettes
Legion of Honor
Antique Power
Radio Unit
Class Directors
Antique Cars
Racing Shriners
Kosciusco Topless Car Club
Mizmur Scooter Patrol
Mizpah Band
Blackford County Express
Hospital Unit
Pokagon Princess