Haynes float wins “Let Freedom Ring” boat parade

Mexia News Report

The Lake Mexia “Let Freedom Ring” boat parade appeared that it was going to be rained out, but it was a blessing in disguise.
The thunderstorm cleared out by noon this past Saturday cooling off the temperatures and a slight overcast, just enough to shade everyone from the sun. For the boat parade, eight boats registered led by the state game warden.
Jay Posey, president of the Lake Mexia Citizens Assoc. said, “The boat owners were real troopers and dressed their boats in their patriotic best and brought it on. The judges commented that ‘Everyone did an awesome job in decorating their boats and this was really, really hard. Everyone did an amazing job!’”

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