10/11/2013 8:24 AM
by Nadine Grimley
CHARLESTON - October was a big month for high school marching bands in West Virginia.
14 bands comprised of more than 1,000 students are participating in the first Cavalcade of Bands Southwest Regional Band Festival at West Virginia State University on Saturday. A week later 26 marching bands from across the state are headed to Charleston for the second annual West Virginia Marching Band Invitational. The October 19th event will take place at the University of Charleston.