Arlee 4th of July Parade winners announced
News from Arlee
ARLEE — ‘United We Stand’ was the theme of the 70th annual Arlee 4th of July Parade.
The rain clouds held off and the sun shone brightly on the many parade entrants and happy spectators, which lined the parade route. The grand prize went to Rhonda Kinney and family honoring patriarch Shine Rice, on a wagon with barn replica filled with a couple generations of Rice relatives, including all 10 of his great grandchildren.
Parade Winners are as follows:
- Commercial: 1st Fish Hatchery, 2nd Sasquatch Restaurant (yes Sasquatch is real)
- Clubs and Organizations: 1st Jocko Valley church, 2nd Arlee Rodeo
- Indian Outfit Group: 1st Chief Big Medicine Dustin Shelby family
- Western Outfit Group: 1st Mattie Dunlop, 2nd Gary Schultz
- Western Outfit Adult: 1st Toni Houle, 2nd Halley McVicker
- Novelty/Humorous Group: 1st Rhonda Kinney, 2nd Roy Mills
- Novelty /Humorous Youth: 1st Chugging toward salvation - Melissa Ivanoff
- Novelty/ Humorous Child 0-6: Kinsley and Oakley Cable
- Novelty /Humorous child 7-11: Mini Harley and David Boumbach
- Vehicles: 1st Leroy Morin 55 Chevy , 2nd Ashley Tanner Chevelle
- Pickup/Trucks: 1st Dennis Black, 2nd Travis Jeppeson