Photography: Hillcrest High Steppin' Majorettes: high_steppers_08

Lonna Hayes, 6, Ayana Benjamin, 12, and Kynasia Robinson, 12, laugh during a break in practice.  {quote}It's good exercise and it motivates you,{quote} says Robinson of the program.With just a week to go until the Holiday Parade through downtown Asheville, the Hillcrest High Steppin' Majorettes and Drum Corps practice all Saturday afternoon.11-10-12 - Erin Brethauer (ebrethau@citizen-times.com)

Lonna Hayes, 6, Ayana Benjamin, 12, and Kynasia Robinson, 12, laugh during a break in practice.  

"It's good exercise and it motivates you," says Robinson of the program. 

With just a week to go until the Holiday Parade through downtown Asheville, the Hillcrest High Steppin' Majorettes and Drum Corps practice all Saturday afternoon. 

11-10-12 - Erin Brethauer (ebrethau@citizen-times.com)