Swanton plans Memorial Day observance


In Swanton, American Legion Post 479 will hold its traditional Memorial Day parade at 10:30 a.m., Lt. Col. David Pifer will act as grand marshal, and Poppy Queen Gracie Anderson will be featured.

The parade ends at Memorial Park, where a ceremony immediately follows with Pifer speaking on supporting military troops. Other speakers will include Swanton Mayor Ann Roth.

A free lunch will be held 12:30 p.m. at the American Legion post at 200 Hallett Ave. The public is invited.