Girl Scout Troop #6187 had the winning float in Monday's Christmas parade in the youth division. Second place went to Pearl River Elementary School and third place, Bogue Chitto Early Childhood Center. The parade, sponsored by the Community Development Partnership and the Philadelphia Sertoma Club, featured about 100 entries, including area bands. The highlight was a special appearance by Santa Claus on the PFD ladder truck. - See other winners, page 7A.