Locals line streets to show support
PHOTO PROVIDED BY ROBERTA MUNSEY
Left, Dalton High Class of 2020 graduate Xavier Munsey is part of the parade that went through Dalton and Kidron.
PHOTO BY HEATHER IMMLER | DGKN
Right, Ella and Ruby Thomas hold signs congratulating the Dalton High School Class of 2020 during a parade for the graduates recently.
DGKN staff report
DALTON Life marches on.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, parades and processions have been memorable ways to gather people together to mark occasions while following health and safety guidelines.
Eastern Wayne County has seen its share of organized motorcades this spring for everything from birthdays and high school graduations to traditional funeral processions and Memorial Day parades. Over the past couple of weeks, residents have had opportunities to watch several of these tributes that have evoked happy and sad tears for some viewers. Depending upon the occasion, onlookers of all ages have made signs, waved flags, and saluted.
Read the complete story in the June 10, 2020 edition.