Kids’ Day Parade
Saturday was a perfect day for the 2013 Annual Fairfield Kiwanis Kids’ Day Parade. The sun was shining as scores of people gathered on Broadway Avenue to witness the finest floats the town had to offer. Local Boy Scouts carried flags of the United States, Iowa and Kiwanis. The winning float, which earned a $100 prize, was SunnyBrook Assisted Living Center’s. Second place went to Jefferson County Health Center ($75). Third place went to Noah’s Ark ($50) and fourth place went to St. Mary’s Pre-School ($25).
STORYBOOK CHARACTERS: The blue ribbon went to Eli Johnson, a bug catcher, and Lillian Johnson, a ladybug. Alma White and Rose Shepard also won blue ribbons.
T.V. AND MOVIE PERSONALITIES: Ryan Higgins won a blue ribbon for dressing up as a pirate. A red ribbon went to Hayden Brown, who was Batman. Kirk Brown dressed as Darth Vader and won a white ribbon.
FAMOUS PEOPLE: Samara McLain dressed as an artist and earned a blue ribbon. Payton Boughner earned a red ribbon as an artist.
BICYCLES: Myriah Baker won a blue ribbon. Mallory Lyon won a red ribbon. Olivia and Sara Buttery earned white ribbons.
HORSE AND RIDER: Kaylee Lacey won a blue ribbon. Toby Doane and Kylie Wise won red ribbons. Reagan Wise took home a white ribbon.