Letters to the Editor
June 19, 2014

To the Editor:
"The staff and families at Fillmore Middle School would like to publicly thank Moon Valley Nursery in Fillmore for generously providing beautiful trees and greenery for the FMS promotion ceremony on June 12th. FMS had 230 students participate in the ceremony and over 1000 guests attended the promotion celebration. We wish our promoting 8th graders good luck as they continue their education at Fillmore High School"
Scott Carroll
Principal, Fillmore Middle School


To The Editor:
I would like to say thanks to all of the following who so graciously donated vehicles, space, time and effort for the 2014 May Festival Parade: Sonshine Pre-School, Super Seal and Stripe, William L. Morris, Deputy Leo Vasquez and the Explorers, Ron Smith and the Boyscouts, Darlene Holmes, Amber Chewning, RJ Stump, Tyler Stump, Kyle Popp Lynn Cole and Gabi Farrar. The parade would not have been possible without all of you and your help. Lynn and Gabi THANK YOU for stepping up to fill in at the last minute. Thank you to the Citizens of Fillmore for enduring the road closures, especially those who live on Shiells Drive and surrounding streets, for putting up with all of the traffic and no parking on parade day; to all of the parade entrants for your patience and cooperation. Thank You So Very Much!!!
Joni Stump
Following is a categorical listing of the parade winners:
Floats: 1st Place Perces Kenpo Karate
2nd Place Fillmore Raiders Cheer
3rd Place Ventura County Search and Rescue
Walking Groups: 1st Place Luv 2 Dance
2nd Place Zumba Studio
3rd Place ACS Flmr/Piru Relay for Life
Cars: 1st Place Nosotros Car Club
2nd Place Ventura County Model A Club
Equestrian: 1st Place Charros De Paloma
2nd Place Rancho Arroyo
Novelty: 1st Place Fillmore So Cal Bears
2nd Place Calli McKeown Ultimate Grand Supreme and Jazzy Rivera Queen
3rd Place Scooter Crue - Brad and Tayler Balades
Other: 1st Place Thunderball Youth Team
2nd Place Cash Ryder
3rd Place Cinco de Mayo Court
Twirlers: 1st Place Pleasant Valley Hi Steppers
For those of you who were unable to attend the awards ceremony immediately following the parade, your award may be picked up in the Chamber Office during normal business hours. Please give the Chamber a call to let them know when you will be coming by, (805) 524-0351.