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Keely Gross and Jake Bruns were crowned homecoming queen and king.

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life Alexandria, 56308
Alexandria Minnesota 225 7th Ave E
P.O. Box 549
56308

Jefferson High School's royalty was crowned at a special celebration at the school Monday. This year's king and queen are Keely Gross and Jake Bruns.

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Following are the remaining events scheduled during homecoming week at Jefferson High School in Alexandria.

Friday, September 25:

The Alexandria Education Foundation's 3rd annual Hall of Fame luncheon will be held at Broadway Ballroom in Alexandria from noon to 1:30 p.m. This year's Hall of Fame inductees include A.A. "Cap" Paciotti, Murrae Freng and Bob Rader. Tickets are $25. Contact Susan Scarborough at (320) 762-7748 for more information.

Student pep fest at JHS at 1:30 p.m.

Saturday, September 26:

The community homecoming parade will begin at noon. The parade will begin at the Douglas County Fairgrounds and move east on 5th Avenue, concluding at the high school.

A community pep rally will follow the parade on the front lawn at JHS. At that event, cash prizes will be awarded for 1st, 2nd and 3rd place student floats.

A tailgate party will begin at Citizens Field at 12:30 p.m. Brats, burgers, hot dogs, chips, pop and cookies will be served. Cost is $6 per person with ice cream cones for $2. Featured speakers include Murrae Freng and the Cardinal fall athletic head coaches.

At 3 p.m., the Cardinal football homecoming game kicks off. THe team will go up against the Bemidji Lumberjacks at Citizens Field. There will be a presentation of royalty and recognition of alumni football players during halftime.

A homecoming dance for 10th to 12th graders will be held form 9 p.m. to midnight at the JHS gym.

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