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Gainesville High School plans parade for football team
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A parade and reception for Gainesville High School’s Class AAAAA state champion football team will be held Jan. 30.

All schools in the Gainesville city system will dismiss one hour early to allow faculty and students to participate.

The parade will leave Gainesville High at 3:55 p.m., traveling Oak Street to Academy Street, then turning onto E.E. Butler Parkway at the intersection with Jesse Jewell Parkway and continuing out Green Street to Bobby Gruhn Field at City Park.

From 4:20-6 p.m., the public is invited to meet the players and coaches on Bobby Gruhn Field.

Recognition remarks will be at 5 p.m.

Entrance to the field will be through the “home side” gates on the north side of the stadium. The lower parking lot will be reserved for parade vehicles and handicapped parking.

If there is inclement weather, the reception will be held on the first floor of the Gainesville Civic Center.

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