The Crookston High School Pirate Marching Band on Thursday practiced in the CHS parking lot in preparation for the Ox Cart Days Torchlight Parade, which will begin at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 18 on the traditional parade route. 

The Crookston High School Pirate Marching Band on Thursday practiced in the CHS parking lot in preparation for the Ox Cart Days Torchlight Parade, which will begin at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 18 on the traditional parade route. Band instructor Matt Torgerson was assisted by orchestra instructor Haley Ellis, Adrianne Winger (with the marching Treasurettes), and CHS junior Ben Brantner.