NORMAN — Norman residents and visitors celebrated '89er Day over the weekend with a downtown parade and the arrival of a wagon train.
About 25 wagons plus some horse and mule riders left April 13 from a camp
The nearly 140-mile trek ended in Norman with a camp
Bill and Teena Nations were this year's parade marshals.
This year's theme, “Back in the Saddle ... Again,” celebrated the anniversary of the Land Run of 1889, which opened the “Unassigned Lands” in central Oklahoma for settlement on April 22.