marching band

Tiger Band’s busy fall begins with Kellogg parade

Sep 22, 2021
On Sept. 12 the Lake City Tiger Marching Band made up of students in 10th through 12th grade marched in the Kellogg Watermelon Festival with Grand Marshall Thelma Holland. Thelma is the mother of the late Paul Holland who led the Tiger Marching Band from 2001 to 2020. The Tiger marching season is...

Hollands march together at U of M

Sep 8, 2021
Lake City natives and siblings Dorothy Holland (left) and Victor Holland are both members of the University of Minnesota Gopher Marching Band this fall. Dorothy plays flute and Victor plays trumpet in the band. Victor is a member of the Lincoln High School class of 2019. Dorothy graduated from...

Gopher band member plays at football season’s thrilling coda

Jan 9, 2020
When the football Gophers of the University of Minnesota beat Auburn University 31-24 in the Outback Bowl in Tampa, Fla., on New Year’s Day, Victor Holland was there pumping up the crowd as a member of the Gopher marching band. Holland, a University of Minnesota freshman and 2019 graduate of...

Sounds of the Stadium concert is Friday night

Oct 23, 2019
The Lake City Public Schools music department presents the annual Sounds of the Stadium concert this Friday, Oct. 25, at 7:30 p.m. in the high school gymnasium.The concert will feature the combined junior and cadet band, as well as the senior high field band and pep band. Included on the concert...

Lake City grads march on

Sep 11, 2019
Four alumni of the Lake City Tiger band continue to march on in midwest collegiate marching bands.Ariana Carlson is in her second year as a member of the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire Blugold marching band. The Blugold Band is one of the largest in the Midwest with over 400 students on the...

Marching band completes summer tour in St. Louis

Jul 10, 2019
The Lake City Tiger marching band wrapped up their summer marching season with an exceptional and warm trip to Missouri.Parades in Jefferson City and St. Louis were both well received and the Tigers placed fifth of 12 bands in a very competitive field in St. Louis. Concert experiences and Drum Corp...

Tiger marching band heads to Missouri

Jul 3, 2019
After a wonderful run of parades throughout Minnesota, Wisconsin, and here at home in Lake City the Tiger Band is on tour throughout Missouri and the Midwest for five days July 2-6.  The band will participate and compete in parades in Jefferson City on July 3 and St. Louis, Mo. on July 4.  This...

Tiger marching band plays for care center residents

Jun 26, 2019
The Lake City High School Tiger Marching Band, under the direction of Paul Holland and led by commanders Ashley Veronen and Allison Keller, brought their “Carry On” tour to the care center at Mayo Clinic Health System in Lake City on June 11. Residents listened to the band and watched the color...

Marching band finds continued success during summer program

Jun 26, 2019
The Lake City Tiger marching band has had a successful summer season so far as they placed first in Class A in three parades this past week including; Litchfield Parade of Bands, first of five bands in Class A; Foley Fun Days Parade, first of four bands in Class A; and Milaca Gateway to the North...

Marching band brings home an abundance of awards

Jun 19, 2019
The Lake City Tiger marching band stepped off in parades at Fridley, Lake Crystal, Owatonna and Waconia over the past week and brought home a heavy set of awards as well as the thanks and applause of thousands of parade attendees.The Tigers took first place in Fridley, Owatonna and Waconia and...


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