Georgetown aglow in Parade of Lights

December 23, 2017

The town of Georgetown held its annual Christmas Parade Dec. 7 sponsored by the Georgetown Chamber of Commerce. The theme of this year's event was Parade of Lights. Organizations from throughout Sussex County participated in the parade, traveling past the judges' stand on The Circle to the delight of hundreds of spectators.

After an absolutely spectacular parade, the judges deliberated and decided on winners in each category.

Adult/Youth Marching or Walking Group:
First State Community Action Agency
Sussex Tech JROTC
Sussex Central Army JROTC

Sussex Central High School
Sussex Tech High School

Commercial Float:
Sussex Dance Academy
262nd Component Repair Company
Downs Automotive Inc.

Non-commercial/Misc. Float:
2017 World Champs Georgetown Senior League Softball Team
Cypress Heart & Hands 4-H Club
Sussex Central FFA

Religious Float:
Sussex County Bible Church
Wesley United Methodist Church
Calvary Baptist Church

Scouts Marching – Boy:
Cub Scout Pack 382
Boy Scout Troop 382

Scouts Marching – Girl:
Girl Scout Troop 1326
Girl Scout Troop 1100

Best Theme "Parade of Lights":
262nd Component Repair Company

Overall Best in Parade:
Sussex Central High School Marching Band