They love a parade: Pikeville kicks off holiday
By News-Argus Staff
Published in News on December 8, 2008 1:46 PM
Members of the Charles B. Aycock High School Golden Falcons marching band play a medley of Christmas carols during the Pikeville Christmas Parade Sunday afternoon.
Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus ride on their town-sponsored float -- a replica of their living room -- and wave to the crowd lining the streets during the Pikeville Christmas Parade Sunday afternoon. Town police estimated that about 500 people turned out for the half-hour-long parade, which was the sixth in two days in Wayne County and the surrounding communities. Other parades over the weekend included Mount Olive, Goldsboro, Fremont, Faison and Princeton.
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