JULY 4TH PARADE CANDY –– Angela Dalton treats her grandaughter, Isabella Denton, to a lollipop from Castalia’s July 4th Parade.
Area veterans were honored at a special service Friday as part of Castalia’s annual 4th of July Celebration. Parade Grand Marshal SGT. Linwood S. Harper, a WWII veteran, was joined by local veterans including members of American Legion Post 110, American Legion Post 293 and CPL Suzi Sannes Detachment 1262.
Special guests attending the event included Castalia Mayor Ellene Drake Leonard, Castalia Town Commissioner James Alston, NC House District 7 Representative Bobbie Richardson, Nash County Commissioners Mary Wells and Lou Richardson, and Nash County Clerk of Court Rachel Joyner.