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Memorial Day Festivities
Press Enterprise/Jimmy May

Margaret Ricena, right, claps her hands while sitting with her granddaughter, Juliana Ricena, 1 1/2, and her dog, Maggie, while listing to High Grass Ramblers on the Mifflinville Carnival Grounds on Friday evening. There will be live music tonight and Sunday evening during the 128th Memorial Day Celebration at the grounds along with the cruise-in today and tractor show Sunday.

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