Christmas Parade

Be a part of Madison's Christmas Parade that marches from Ridgecrest Baptist Church to the Red Caboose, starting at 9 a.m., Saturday, Dec.3. The theme is Madison Kicks Off the Happiest Season of All.

To participate with a marching group, car or float, pick up an appllication from Madison City Hall or call 601-856-7116.

If you watch the parade, find a good viewing spot on Old Canton or Madison streets, and then meet at the Red Caboose to enjoy the awards ceremony. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be there too to talk to the children. The Voices of Madison Avenue choir will sing. Hot chocolate and cookies will be avail.

Parade grand marshals will be Madison Central High Soccer Coach Cecil Hines and his champion boys' and girls' teams.