The Roanoke Rapids Public Library announced the prize winners from Sunday's Christmas parade.
First place — Calvary Baptist Church
Honorable mention — Greater Joy North Church
First place — Hannah's Closet
Honorable mention — Roanoke Rapids Graded Schools, Optimist Club, Roanoke Valley Chamber of Commerce
Car and tractor clubs
First place — Stray Cats
Honorable mention — Roanoke River Antique Tractor and Engine
Fire and rescue
First place — Gaston Fire-Rescue EMS
Honorable mention - Roanoke Valley Rescue Squad
Head Librarian Leigh Ann Brodsky said as hosts, Roanoke Rapids bands are not judged.
Honorable mention awards were given to Northwest Collegiate and Technical Academy and KIPP Pride HIgh
“Appreciation is given to host bands Roanoke Rapids High School and Chaloner Middle School for their participation in promoting the holiday spirit,” she said.
All winners will be contacted this week to pick up their trophies and prizes.