first_img Only one time in its 27-year history has the Peanut Butter Festival in Brundidge been rained out. And it took a tornado and a hail storm for the Brundidge Historical Society to fold its tents.The next year, the festival T-shirt design included the words, “Neither rain nor hail …” and a picture of a peanut dancing with a tornado.So, when the weatherman forecast a soggy Saturday for the 28th Peanut Butter Festival on Saturday, the BHS moved forward with the attitude there’s nothing that can be done about the weather except talk about it. The festival must go on. FESTIVAL DAY: Rain can’t dampen Peanut Butter Festival By Jaine Treadwell 1234567891011PrevNextStartStop Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… Sponsored Content “The parade was really down but that was to be expected and was understandable,” he said. “We want to thank all of those who came out and helped make the Peanut Butter Festival a fun, community event,” he said. “We appreciate all the vendors, the entertainers, the demonstrators, those who paraded, those who volunteered, our city employees and those who came to celebrate the harvest season and enjoy the fellowship of friends and neighbors.“Participating in a festival takes a lot of work and we appreciate those who made the effort and we thank them all,” he said. Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Latest Stories BHS President Lawrence Bowden said, everything considered, the annual harvest and heritage celebration was a success.“Any time you have an event and those who come have an enjoyable time, the event is a success,” he said. “With the weather forecast of a soggy Saturday, our crowd was down about 50 percent. But, from my perspective, the arts and crafts vendors, who took a chance on the weather, made sales and had a good day. The food vendors were well pleased. Some of them sold out by lunch. The old-time demonstrations attracted a crowd; the entertainment was excellent and everyone seemed to have a good time, the adults and the kids.”Bowden said the Nutter Butter Parade was most affected by the forecast of rain. Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Skip Published 9:08 pm Monday, October 28, 2019 Email the author Bowden said even though the crowd was not what was expected all the time and effort was more than worthwhile“We’ll be back next year, rain or shine,” he said. Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson By The Penny Hoarder Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day A new day: Pike Liberal Arts improving gym, adding new wooden floor and air conditioning Affectionately known as the Patriot Oven, the Pike Liberal Arts Gymnasium is getting a needed upgrade. Pike Liberal Arts is… read more You Might Like Book Nook to reopen Print Article Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthGet Fortnite SkinsTCGThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img

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