Concord University Homecoming Parade Set For Oct. 14

For Immediate Release: 
Oct 06 2010

CONTACT: Sarah Dalton
Concord University
Office of Advancement 
PO Box 1000, Athens, WV 24712 
(304) 384-6312 -

Concord University Homecoming Parade Set For Oct. 14

ATHENS - Concord University’s annual Homecoming Parade will be held on Thursday, Oct. 14, 2010. The popular area event will begin at 6 p.m. on Vermillion Street in Athens.

Theme for this year is “Disney Movies.” Student organizations, each competing for Homecoming Royalty honors, will showcase floats, costumes and banners tied to the theme.

Serving as Grand Marshal for 2010 is longtime Concord employee Sherry Brogan. The honor celebrates Brogan’s 26 years of distinguished service and her upcoming retirement.

Area businesses, organizations and clubs interested in participating in the parade should contact Kati Whittaker in the Concord

University Advancement Office at or 304-384-5348. Scout troops, church and civic groups, classic car owners, service organizations and others are invited to join the festive procession.

For more information about Homecoming Week at Concord University, Oct. 11-16, 2010, visit