Cruisin’ and singin’

Soldiers Reunion events got underway this weekend with several activities including Sunday afternoon’s Cruise-In and Classic Car Show (ABOVE) and Monday night’s Gospel Sing (LEFT) in downtown Newton. Pleasant weather drew a large crowd strolling the city streets Sunday. Despite a downpour before Monday night’s concert, by the time the music started the skies had cleared and an estimated crowd of about 200 flocked to the square to hear the sounds of the Carolina Family.

The week’s festivities continue at 7:30 p.m. tonight on the square with Beach Music. Wednesday’s events include the Baby Parade at 6 p.m., Pet Mania at 7 p.m. and Street Dance and 7:30 p.m. Activities will run throuhout the day on Thursday with the reunion sesrvice at 4 p.m. and parade at 5.