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Punxsy Fire Department 2014 Old Home Week Firefighter’s Parade

June 29, 2014

For more photos from the Old Home Week Parade, pick up Monday's edition of The Spirit. (Photo by Larry McGuire/The Punxsutawney Spirit)


PUNXSUTAWNEY — Mahoning Street was packed Saturday afternoon for the Punxsutawney Fire Department’s 2014 Old Home Week Firefighter’s Parade, an annual tradition in town.

The parade was a success, and here are the winners:

• High School Bands: 1st place, West Branch; 2nd place, Marion Center.

• Senior Baton: 1st place, Firettes.

• Junior Baton: 1st place, Firettes; 2nd place, Commodorettes.

• Junior Drill: 1st place, Cheer Force; 2nd place, KLA.

• Non-commercial float: 1st place, Camp Friendship; 2nd place, Freedom Fighters; 3rd place, First Assembly of God.

• Commercial float: 1st place, Jefferson County Housing Authority.

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• 1750 GPM or more: 1st place, Clearfield Volunteer Fire Dept.

• 1250 to 1500 GPM, 1st place, McCalmont Township Volunteer Fire Co.; 2nd place, Ringgold Area Volunteer Fire Co.

• Tanker: 1st place, Glen Campbell Volunteer Fire Co.; 2nd place, Mahaffey Volunteer Fire Dept.

• Rescue: 1st place, Rossiter Volunteer Fire Co.; 2nd place, Blairsville Volunteer Fire Dept.

• Brush truck: 1st place, Ringgold Area Volunteer Fire Co.; 2nd place, McCalmont Township Volunteer Fire Co.

• Oldest: Glen Campbell brush truck.

• Longest distance traveled: Blairsville.

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