Paola High School homecoming candidates are: (from left) Emi Zeller and Ryan Wokutch, Sophie Jones and Evan Peuser, Erin Avenaim and Javier Castillo, and Ashley Schwach and Joseph Smith.

PAOLA — The Paola Panthers will celebrate homecoming Friday, Oct. 11, when they take on the Piper Pirates.

The king and queen will be crowned during a coronation ceremony beginning at 6:40 p.m. Friday before the start of the football game at 7 p.m.

Paola USD 368 also will continue its tradition of having a districtwide homecoming parade and pep rally. The parade will begin at 1:30 p.m. Friday in front of Paola High School and it will conclude at 2:45 p.m. at Panther Stadium.

Community members are invited to attend the homecoming events.

Editor and Publisher Brian McCauley can be reached at (913) 294-2311 or brian.mccauley@miconews.com.

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