Society

Words on parade

Madison Leonard was ready for bad weather as "precipitation." Madison Leonard was ready for bad weather as "precipitation." Rockdale intermediate school held its annual Word Parade on Friday, giving students a chance to dress up for Halloween as a

word or phrase. There was lots of creativity in this year's offerings and here are a few examples of the third- through fifth-graders. Photos by KEN ESTEN COOKE

Tyler Lehmkuhl was locked up in the clink as "incarceration." Tyler Lehmkuhl was locked up in the clink as "incarceration." This quartet gave us access to Hollywood with Calli Piokin as the "paparazzi," Hanna Jiminez as a "bodyguard," Brooke Bankston as a "celebrity" and Frances King as a "news reporter." This quartet gave us access to Hollywood with Calli Piokin as the "paparazzi," Hanna Jiminez as a "bodyguard," Brooke Bankston as a "celebrity" and Frances King as a "news reporter." Yeah, mon! Wyatt Chambers was feelin' aire as "tropical." Yeah, mon! Wyatt Chambers was feelin' aire as "tropical." Henry Dailey was a gift to Principal Pam Kaufman as a "lagniappe." Henry Dailey was a gift to Principal Pam Kaufman as a "lagniappe." Saul Salazar had a Texas connection as "vaquero." Saul Salazar had a Texas connection as "vaquero." Ariana Robbins stuck around the stage as "static electricity." Ariana Robbins stuck around the stage as "static electricity."


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