Thursday’s Cherokee County Christmas Parade brought a large crowd to downtown Centre. Callie Brown and Braydyn Helms served as the Grand Marshal. Braydyn and Callie stared in the movie The First Man.
This year’s Parade featured more than 80 entries from area businesses, schools, community organizations, civic clubs, and church groups. The parade also featured antique cars, motorcycles, horses and various public safety vehicles.…..and of course Santa Claus made an appearance, riding atop the City of Centre’s Ladder 9 Truck.
The float winners are listed below
BUSINESS 1st What A Dance Studio 2nd Pine View Crossing Apartments SCHOOLS 1st Gaylesville Troganettes 2nd - CCHS FFA CIVIC/ NON PROFIT 1st Mt. Weisner Fire Department 2nd Sam Dixon Lodge #218 3rd Dixie Youth Cherokee County American 9/10 year olds Each year the Cherokee County Christmas Parade is sponsored by The Spirit if Cherokee and The Cherokee County Chamber of Commerce.