Celebrating birthdays now means signs and parades

first_img By The Penny Hoarder After the party was over, A’Syyar still surveyed the sign his mom had posted to let the world know that he is six years old.His big smile told the story of his special day and a wonderful day it was.“I liked the parade,” he said. “It was fun. I got presents, too, — action figures and video games and lots of snacks. I want to do it again.”A’Syyar can look forward to many more birthdays but his sixth birthday might be the only one with a parade to be held just for him. Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits On Friday afternoon, April 24, 2020, the parade began.A’Syyar was the six-year-old grand marshal. He smiled and waved to his grandparents, aunts and uncles and cousins as they paraded by. He smiled great big smiles and waved as his friends yelled “Happy ‘Birthday, A’Syyar!”The parade vehicles came by at a snail’s pace and often stopped for presents to be delivered to the birthday boy.“Although we didn’t request presents, A’Syyar was happy to get them,” his mom said. “I told those who called and asked about gifts, only something simple. He likes to snack while he watches TV so he got a lot of snacks.  We want to thank everyone for making his sixth birthday so special even in these very trying times.” Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Skip Sponsored Content Celebrating birthdays now means signs and parades Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration Published 7:06 pm Monday, April 27, 2020 Latest Stories The Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies… And, she thought up a way and she thought it up quick.“We had family and friends that wanted to celebrate A’Syyar’s sixth birthday with him,” Lampley said. “So I thought it would be fun put up a “Happy Birthday’” sign in our front yard and have a birthday parade for his sixth birthday. That would make it very special.”So Lampley invited family members and A’Syyar’s friends from his Banks Primary School kindergarten class to be in the parade on Gilmore Road in Brundidge. Drive-in testing coming to Troy A drive-up COVID-19 testing clinic will be offered by the Pike County Health Department to patients who meet the testing… read more You Might Like Email the author Book Nook to reopen By Jaine Treadwell Print Article A’Syyar couldn’t celebrate his sixth birthday with friends and family because of the coronavirus health precautions, but he was treated to a drive-by parade and lots of big signs in his yard instead. Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Patriot Health ZoneHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential Health32-second Stretch Ends Back Pain & Sciatica (Watch)Healthier LivingThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancel Even in today’s world of nursery school, pre-K and kindergarten, a youngster’s sixth birthday is still very special. It’s almost like being grownup because, at age six, most youngsters are going to first grade or “big school” as they say.So, with A’Syyar’s birthday approaching, his mom, Garneshia Lampley, wanted to make it very special for him. But how?  With the number of positive testings for the coronavirus continuing to rise and the governor’s “stay home” order still in place, inviting  A’Syyar’s friends over for ice cream, cake and party fun was not an option.“We are practicing social distancing but I wanted A’Syyar’s sixth birthday to be special so  I started  trying to think of a safe way to celebrate his special day.”last_img read more

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