Shriners Host Parade in Carolina Beach

MAY 18, 2006 -- A group dedicated to helping children is hosting its annual parade this weekend in Carolina Beach.  The Sudan Shriners of New Hanover County will be honoring their poster child at the parade Saturday morning.

The Sudan Shriners are a fraternity that aims to help children who are burnt or have disabilities.  The organization's leader says their work contributes to the medical needs of sick children in the area.

The parade will begin Saturday morning at 11:30.