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A parade of Lightning

Liberty High celebrates one-year anniversary and Homecoming ‘18
The Liberty High School Varsity Dance Team performs during the second annual Homecoming Parade Wednesday, Sept. 26, in North Liberty. (photo by Chris Umscheid)

NORTH LIBERTY– Liberty High School held its second annual Homecoming Parade Wednesday, Sept. 26, in North Liberty. A Family Fun Night, celebrating the one-year anniversary of the new high school, preceded the parade.
Hot dogs were grilled by Matt Zacek of Z’s Catering and BBQ, of North Liberty, with ice cream and 1,000 chocolate chip cookies donated by Heyn’s Ice Cream of North Liberty and the Coralville Hy-Vee. Bounce Party Supplies LLC, in Iowa City, donated one bouncy house, while the Liberty Lightning Booster Club paid for a second inflatable.
The parade featured approximately 30 entries and wound through new neighborhoods to the north of the school.
The Liberty Homecoming Game was Friday, Sept. 28, versus North Scott. Full game coverage can be found in Section B. The Liberty High Homecoming Dance was Saturday, Sept. 29, held in the High School’s commons area.