Fordyce Centennial celebration is Saturday

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FORDYCE — The community of Fordyce will mark its centennial with a big celebration this weekend.

The first event of the weekend will begin with a 5k fun run.

The Pony Express will start at the Cedar County Courthouse in Hartington at 10 a.m., and head to Fordyce to end the parade in the middle of Main Street about 1p.m.

The parade is expected to begin at 11 a.m. in Fordyce.

Check out the special section inside this week’s Cedar County News for a brief look at Fordyce history and at the events slated to take place on Saturday. The section was compiled by Cedar County news reporter Deanna Anderson and News intern Katelyn Dickes.