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TALLADEGA -- Talladega College will celebrate Founders Day weekend 2018 from Thursday, Nov. 1, to Saturday, Nov. 3, according to a press release issued this week.

This year’s festivities kick off with the Founders Day Convocation at 10:30 a.m. Nov. 1 in the Callanan Gym, followed by the Founders Day luncheon in the Savory Library at noon.

The Friday Night Soiree will be Nov. 2, with the place and time to be announced. Miss and Mr. TC will be crowned in the DeForest Chapel at 7 p.m.

The Founders Parade will begin at 10 a.m. on West Battle Street on Nov. 3, followed by basketball games featuring Talladega High School, the women’s team at 2 p.m. and the men’s team at 4 p.m. The Homecoming Party will begin at 8 p.m. at the Elks Lodge, while the Panhellenic Step Show begins at the same time in the gym.

“For more information or to register, call 256-761-8832,” the release says. “Organizations and vendors interested in participating in Founders Day weekend activities, please contact Mr. Jones at amjones@talladega.edu or Mr. Finklea at tfinklea@talladega.edu. Bands interested in marching in the parade, please contact Mr. Bonds at mbonds@talladega.edu