This year's Thanksgiving Parade in Houston will feature two cheerleaders from the Coastal Bend.

Eighth-grader Crystal Palomo and Kendal Kolb at Smith Middle School in Sinton will be performing in front of an estimated 200,000 spectators during the 68th annual Thanksgiving Day Parade in Houston.

Palomo and Kolb were selected as All-Americans during Varsity Spirit summer camp. The girls have been practicing their Thanksgiving routine for weeks and say they are ready to represent their school, the city of Sinton, and South Texas for an experience they will remember for years to come.

The Houston parade will air on TV3 at 9 a.m Thursday.

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