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December 8th

Parade of trees

The Haakon County Courthouse in Philip is once again hosting a Christmas Parade of Trees. The public is invited to view the trees and decorations on all four floors of the courthouse, during regular business hours. Picture here is the Milesville School students, back row, from left: Carson Hamill, John Piroutek, Carlee Fitzgerald, Misti Berry, Sarah Parsons and Anna Piroutek. Second row: Colby Fitch, Autumn Parsons, Mark Stangle and Riggin Anders. Front: Dylan Packard, Keenan Parsons, Kamri Parsons and Wade Piroutek. Not pictured: Wyatt Piroutek.

December 2nd

Glo’n Go parade of lights ...

The annual Go 'N Glo Parade, sponsored by the Philip Volunteer Fire Department, was held in downtown Philip, Saturday, November 26, the Saturday after Thanksgiving. Parade line-up began at 5:45 p.m. at the American Legion Hall, and the parade began at 6:30 p.m. The entries were announced this year by Mike Seagar and Lee Ann Knutson. West Central Electric turned off the Philip street lights before the parade. The moving line of lights from the different floats could be seen for blocks. The fire truck seen above has been restored, complete with equipment, by Curt Arthur and Greg Arthur.