A Vintage Christmas was the theme for the 2015 Christmas Parade in Watseka Friday evening. Despite the rainy weather, the annual Watseka Area Chamber of Commerce-sponsored parade attracted a friendly crowd along the route.
The parade entry winners:
Best Children's Unit = Girl Scout Troop # 2075
Best Walking Unit = Diamond in the Rough
Best Use of Theme/Float
"VINTAGE CHRISTMAS"= Watseka Park District
Best Use of Lights = Slow Boys Tractor Club
Best Decorated Emergency Vehicle = Watseka Fire Dept.
Miss Snowflake winner, Mylee Valentine and Mister Snowflake, Landon Shaw, welcomed Santa Claus during the parade route. Mylee is the 6-year-old daughter of Mike & Marcy Valentine. Landon is the 7-year-old son of Cora Senesac.