Franklin Christmas Parade winners

Published 10:48 am Monday, December 5, 2011

Santa greets children during the Franklin Community Christmas Parade on Friday night. FRANK A. DAVIS/TIDEWATER NEWS

FRANKLIN—Franklin Baptist Church took the award for Best Overall Entry during the Franklin Community Christmas Parade on Friday.

Other winners were:

BEST USE OF LIGHTS—Southampton Memorial Hospital, first; Bobby’s Muffler & Tire Pro, second

BEST INTERPRETATION OF THEME—Care Advantage, first; Sunbeam Baptist Church, second

MOST SPIRITED—S.P. Morton Elementary School, first; First Baptist Church, second

BEST PERFORMANCE—Franklin Shag Club, first; Southampton Fast-Pitch, second

BEST MARCHING BAND—Greensville County High School, first; Lakeland High School, second; and Southampton High School, third.