McDowell High School’s homecoming parade strolled down the streets of downtown Marion Thursday evening featuring the marching band, homecoming court, club representatives, NJROTC, the Emergency Services Academy, cheerleaders and many more. Students celebrated homecoming throughout the week showing their Titan pride. Friday night’s homecoming game against Hickory started out with a ribbon-cutting inaugurating the completed athletic facilities at MHS. For more photos from the parade, visit A live video of the parade is featured on the McDowell News Facebook page.