Historian and author will serve as festival parade grand marshal

By LISA NICELY Staff Writer Published:

PAULDING The John Paulding Days Parade will be marching to the beat of history on June 12. Local historian and author Ray Keck has been selected as the grand marshal for the John Paulding Days Parade. He was surprised by the announcement made Thursday during a breakfast meeting of the Paulding Chamber of Commerce, sponsor of the annual festival.