christmas parade2 300OWENSBORO, Ky. (9/3/13) – Each year the Owensboro-Daviess County Parade Association, Inc. committee spends countless hours sifting through nominations and suggestions for its Grand Marshal, looking for someone who has “put Owensboro on the map” in a positive way, or someone who has made a contribution to our great community.
 
This year the parade committee chose Jenny Beth Willis for that honor, the association announced today. At just 18 years old, Jenny Beth recently made it to the Top 40 finalists for the 2013 season of the hit TV show American Idol out of the tens of thousands that auditioned. Jenny Beth tried out for the show over a period of four months, which included auditions in both Hollywood and Las Vegas.
 
The Owensboro-Daviess County Christmas Parade Association, Inc. will present the 77th Annual Christmas parade themed “It’s All About The Child” Saturday afternoon, Nov. 23.
 
The public is invited to attend the Saturday before Thanksgiving in Downtown Owensboro, “where Kentucky starts Christmas,” in congratulating Jenny Beth and wish her the best in the years to come.
 
SurfKY News
Information provided by Adam Johnston

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
1 DOW 16,643.01
-11.76 (-0.07%)    
2 S&P 1,988.87
+1.21 (0.06%)    
3 NASDAQ 4,828.33
+15.62 (0.32%)    
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

August 24, 2015 11239

Teen Reports Slasher Attempted to Attack Him on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 6210

Alleged Burglar Calls 911 to Report Fire

by SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 5115

UPDATE: Four Dead, Two Survive Boating Accident

by SurfKY News
August 27, 2015 4669

All is Well after MNHHS Lockdown

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 4398

MPD Coducting Sobriety Checkpoints

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

August 06, 2015 16628

Muhlenberg Woman Reportedly Suffers Violent…

by SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 11239

Teen Reports Slasher Attempted to Attack Him on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

August 30, 2015 2959

UPDATED: 'He Fought the Law ... but, the Law Won'

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 29, 2015 1629

UK Part of First Study on Marijuana Compound…

by SurfKY News
August 30, 2015 1466

Happenings, Meetings Listed for Following Week

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
August 29, 2015 1169

Kentucky State Park Camping Deal Offered in…

by SurfKY News
August 29, 2015 1129

All Occasions Formals to Host Celebration to…

by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
August 29, 2015 1030

UK Student Gaming System to Support Learning for…

by SurfKY News
August 29, 2015 1000

Police Searching for Suspect for Attempted ATM…

by SurfKY News
August 30, 2015 921

Commission Recommends Zoning Changes at Mahr…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
August 29, 2015 566

Keeping the Faith - 'The Wisdom to Wait'

by SurfKY News
August 29, 2015 520

Hooked on Science - 'Inertia Antenna'

by SurfKY News