Bulldog Band competes in first marching festival Posted in: Sports The McDade Bulldog Band travelled to Caldwell on Saturday, October 2 for their first marching band competition at Caldwell High School’s first annual Brazos Valley Marching Festival, competing against bands from high schools of all sizes. Funds raised for McDade band directorAfter evening band practice on Monday, October 4, McDade band director James Baker was involved in a car accident, according to a GoFundMe fundraising page set up by McDade secondary school principal Gina Sanders. Baker is recovering in the hospital; however, his vehicle was totaled.“Having available funds to cover unexpected and upcoming expenses will alleviate a lot of stress during ...PLEASE LOG IN FOR PREMIUM CONTENT. Our website requires visitors to log in to view the best local news. Not yet a subscriber? Subscribe today!