Candy is dandy

Posted: Oct. 15, 2019 9:15 am

Four-year-old Charlotte Griffith, left, and her two-year-old sister, Hallie, enjoy candy dropped during the Oct. 12 parade at the 41st annual Clarksville Applefest. The two-day event also included a baby show, crafts exhibits, art display and an apple pie contest. The Clarksville Community Chamber of Commerce organized the festivities. Charlotte and Hallie are the daughters of Wesley and Kristy Griffith of Clarksville. The girls' five-month-old brother, Ethan, will likely join them in collecting candy at next year's parade.  

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