Riding in the Christmas parade in style

Miss Gallia County Ali Davis, along with Little Miss Gallia County Adison Mooney and Little Mr. Gallia County Wes Houck, participate in Saturday’s annual Christmas parade, by riding with Rio Valley Stables through downtown Gallipolis. According to the Gallia County Visitors & Convention Bureau, there were 100 entries registered, making it one of the largest in recent memory. Several units were given awards during the parade. Skatesville USA earned first for Best Walking Unit; Gallipolis Development Center was first in Best Flat Theme; Gallia Meigs Performing Arts was first in Best Baton/Dance Unit; and Southern Model A Club was first in Best Old CarUnit. For more Christmas parade photos, see Page A5 of Tuesday’s paper.