oldminers09-thumbOn Sunday, August 2, the Old Miners Association presented the annual Old Miners Day Parade with dozens of creative floats on display. KBHR News Director Catherine Sandstrom was among the judges; here are the results:

~ Float Sweepstakes: The Bear Valley Historical Society
~ Old Miners Award: Cowboy Gathering
~ Civic Floats: Dancers Anonymous (1st Place) and the Village Business Association (2nd Place)
~ Youth Floats: Boy Scout Troop 49 (1st Place), First Baptist Church (2nd Place) and Big Bear High School Jazz Band (3rd Place)
~ Service Floats: Chamber Maids (1st Place), Kiwanis Club (2nd Place) and Doves of Big Bear Valley (3rd Place)
~ Commercial Float: Pine Knot Marina