Flaming Foliage Follies

KEVIN RAUCH/THE EXPRESS Cole Hillyer and his band H2R played a Breaking Benjamin song garnering a big reaction from Bucktail students.
KEVIN RAUCH/THE EXPRESS The 71st Annual Flaming Foliage Festival Program Book was dedicated this year to Margaret Bullen and Bill Winkelman of Shinntown. The duo donates hundreds of hats every year that are handed out to children who stop and see Santa following the annual Christmas Parade.

The 2019 Future Queen and Escorts kicked off the Follies as Paisley Mae Newcomer of Avis and Nolan Anthony of Renovo each were named Queen and Escort. Pictured is the entire group of contestants, from left, Harper Kelley, Brynne Helm, Cuyler Winkleman, Madison Buttorf, Aislin Harber, Alivia Eutsey, Future Queen Paisley Newcomer, Future Escort Nolan Anthony, Ryker Yost and Kylee Dingman.