‘Indiana’s weatherman’ to be grand marshal
Paul Poteet will serve as grand marshal for the Christmas in Pendleton
Parade Saturday, Nov. 10. Poteet will ride in the parade and be
welcomed at an 2 p.m. open-to— the-public reception, immediately
following the snowball toss, at Pendleton Town Hall.
Poteet has been a part of central Indiana media since 1982.
“Indiana’s Weatherman” is a meteorologist and morning drive radio
character. Every weekday he’s heard on six radio stations, and his
Webcam Weather is seen on three newspaper and entertainment websites.
He produces and co-hosts the “Paul & Tom” Internet Radio Show. He’s
the co-host of “Pet Pals TV” and has been a feature contributor to
WTHR Channel 13’s “Sunrise.” Poteet is also a actor on broadcast and
corporate voice over and on-camera projects. He’s a frequent emcee
and volunteers often for Indiana charities. If you want to remind
yoursef of what he does, visit PaulPoteet.com or ask one of more than
20,000 followers across Twitter and Facebook.
Pancake breakfast with a mission
Pendleton First United Methodist Church, 225 W. State St., will be
serving an All-You-Can-Eat Pancake and Sausage Breakfast from 7 a.m.
to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 10, in the downstairs Fellowship Hall.
This is the kick-off event for Christmas in Pendleton.
A Cookie Walk also will be available. People can purchase a box for
$5 and fill it with delicious homemade holiday cookies.
The church is handicap accessible, and an elevator to the lower level
is located near the entrance in the back parking lot.
All proceeds will be donated to mission projects, in particular the
KAFAKUMA Pastor’s Training Center in Zambia, Africa.
The church is located on State Street, a half block from the
downtown Pendleton area, within easy walking distance to enjoy
Christmas in Pendleton festivities.
Call 765-642-3748 for more details.
$5 per person, 6 and younger are free.
All tickets will be sold at the door.
Get your Postmark Cancellation stamp
Visit the Pendleton Post Office on Christmas in Pendleton day from 9
a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 10, and receive your unique postmark
cancellation stamp. Out-of-town collectors may send a stamped letter
or postcard to be postmarked by enclosing it inside a second stamped
envelope and mailing it to:
Christmas in Pendleton Station
137 W. State St.
Pendleton, IN 46064
The special postmark will only be available from Nov. 10 - Dec. 8 for
the “out-of-town” option. No extensions are available on this special