Newsome High School band to perform in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

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Students at Newsome High School in Hillsborough County were surprised Monday when they learned they’ve been asked to perform in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day parade next year.

Macy’s officials visited the school Monday surprising students and staff with the good news. The school’s Wolfpack Marching Band has been selected out of hundreds of nationwide applicants to perform in the 2016 Thanksgiving Day Parade.

Macy’s Parade officials have been working in secret with Newsome administrators and the band director, Michael Miller, to surprise members of the band. The Wolfpack Marching Band will be the only Florida band and one of only 10 marching bands performing in the 2016 edition of the annual holiday spectacular.

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