Band of Pirates Win Big at Salem Opener

CHSBandTrophiesOn Saturday, September 13th, 2014, the Charlestown High school Marching Band of Pirates won first place in Class A, Best Visual in Class A, Best Guard in Class A, and Best Music in Class A at the Salem HS Marching Band competition.  The Charlestown Band of Pirates placed higher than competitors from West Washington HS, Southwestern HS, and Corydon Central HS.  The Band of Pirates are under the direction of Danny Peterson and Drum Major Kayla Hooker.  For more information about the Band of Pirates go to

This competition was the first of the 2014 season.  Congrats to the Charlestown Marching Band of Pirates!