5/27/2016 – 3:23 pm
Many area communities and Findlay have parades and services scheduled for this Memorial Day Monday. In Fostoria, the American Legion will be holding ceremonies at Fountain Cemetery Monday starting at 10am. The American Legion Hall will then be open to the public for the remainder of the day.
Elsewhere, in McComb, a parade will be held, moving through the downtown area. That will start at 10am and will proceed to the cemetery where services will be held following the parade. The community swimming pool will also be officially opened following the parade and ceremonies.
The Village of Bluffton will also be holding a small parade, which is slated to begin at 9:30am. That will begin at the Village Municipal Building and proceed to Maple Grove Cemetery for veterans services to being around 10am.
The City of Findlay will be holding a parade as well. At 9:00 am there is a memorial Bridge Ceremony on the Main Street Bridge. The parade itself will start promptly at 10:00 am in front of the American Legion on West Front Street. Then it turns south onto Main Street and then turns west onto West Main Cross. The parade ends at the Maple Grove Cemetery with a short ceremony at the War Memorial inside the cemetery.
Weather forecasters are calling for sunny skies with temperatures in the mid to upper 80s throughout the weekend, so remember to stay hydrated and wear sun protection when needed.Read More →