Another great year for Coal Miner Days

The 27th annual Coal Miner days wrapped up in Novinger Sunday with a parade.

The 27th annual Coal Miner Days wrapped up in Novinger Sunday with a parade through the town.

Parade floats, trucks and ATV's worked their way through town while parade participants handed out candy to kids along the way.

State Representative Nate Walker along with other local officials, including Adair County Sherriff Bob Hardwick, the Adair County Fire Department and the Adair County R-I High School Band, took part in the parade.

Many other events also took place including a baby show, car show, Lion's Club breakfast and lots of entertainment.

Coal Miner Days celebrates Novinger's rich history in mining and how that helped found the city in the late 1800's.