Hempstead High School cheerleaders use flamingos to fund trip to NYC

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HEMPSTEAD, TX - Pink flamingos seem to be flocking to Hempstead, Texas in record numbers. The cheerleaders at Hempstead High School, are raising money to participate in the Macy`s Thanksgiving Day Parade. So what`s the best way to get there?

Simple. Get paid to flock folks with flamingos all over town. And along with the possible New York trip ahead, the young, spirited women and their flamingos also stand to bring the community back together after recent bad publicity surrounding the town.