World War II-era veterans will be front and center
Members of the American Legion showed their colors proudly as they marched through Highlands Ranch on the Fourth of July in 2012. This year's parade will honor World War II-era veterans. File photo
This llama was one of many animals feeling patriotic enough to march in the July 4 parade in Highlands Ranch in 2012. Expect a variety of wildlife and wild people at this year's Independence Day Parade and day-long party. File photo
Corey McNellis was a two-time Colorado wrestling champion at Ponderosa. His older brother Chris was the Mustangs' first-ever state champ.