A cooperative effort among the New Cumberland Parade & Festival Committee, New Cumberland VFW and the New Cumberland Volunteer Fire Department will result in a Memorial Day parade on May 30. The parade line-up will begin at 1 p.m. on Marshall Street with the parade to get underway at 2 p.m. The parade will end at the New Cumberland Fire Department. Following the parade there will be a live band in the VFW parking lot with free food, pop and water.
Registration for parade participation is now being taken and will continue until May 15. Those wishing to participate should contact City Clerk Tammy Jenkins at 304-564-3383 or Chief of Police Lester Skinner 304-670-4108 between the hours of 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.