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June 12, 2014

PUBLIC FORUM: Letters from June 12, 2014

Annual celebrationa big success again

The annual Celebrate Logansport event on June 5 was enjoyed by all! More than 600 people gathered downtown to celebrate Logansport’s birthday, enjoy free music and activities, and eat delicious strawberry shortcake.

Special thanks to all who participated in this event. Extra-special thanks to event co-chairs Sandi Korreckt and Judy Lewis.

Additionally, thank you to Pam Leeman and Regions Insurance for the donation again this year of a cool old-school bicycle for a raffle prize; the Logansport High School Berryettes for providing face-painting; Mid-America Radio, Cass County Communication Network, and the Pharos-Tribune for helping us get the word out; the city of Logansport, especially Cheryl Alcorn and Chris Armstrong, as well as the city employees who served shortcake, Mike Anderson Chrysler-Dodge-Jeep-RAM for the balloons and the use of a vehicle and personnel for deliveries; Logansport Savings Bank for bottled water; Little Children’s Ministry for having a lemonade stand; Logansport Fire Department for ice; Cass County Arts Alliance and Reading Railroad for providing activities for children; Jason McKeever for the musical entertainment; numerous local merchants for donating prizes for the duck pond booth and for raffle prizes; and the Parks Department and Cass-Pulaski Community Corrections for set-up and tear-down assistance.

And most of all, a huge THANK YOU to all our volunteers and to everyone who attended. We hope to see you all again at next year’s Celebrate Logansport event!

Becki Harris

Logansport

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