Committee announces selection of Grand Marshal
May 4, 2022
The last weekend in September brings the time-honored tradition of the Haxtun Corn Festival and planning for the 2022 event is under way.
The Corn Festival committee, made up of Haxtun Chamber of Commerce members and community volunteers, recently announced that Fran Gilliland will serve as this year's Grand Marshal on Saturday, Sept. 24. The 2022 theme is "Pulling Together."
Fran has been a long-time community member since she and her husband moved Haxtun in 1964 when they purchased the Haxtun Community Bank. The Gillilands raised their two daughters in Haxtun; the Gilliland girls, C...