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FrostFest parade winners announced


Downtown Hays Development Corp. and the FrostFest planning committee on Monday announced winners of Saturday's 13th annual FrostFest illuminated parade.

The parade theme, Inside Santa's Workshop, was submitted by Jaelynn Wells, who was honored as the grand marshal. Parade entries were judged on use of theme, lighting and creativity, and parade-goers voted via text courtesy of Nex-Tech Wireless

Judges were Jana Jordan, Dustin Roths, Mary Hammond and Shaun Musil.

The winners were:

People's Choice

NCK Tech, first; Hays Public Library, second; American Legion Riders and Cub Scout Pack 133, third.


Carrico Implement, first; Eagle Communications, second; Dillons, third


Western Plains Animal Refuge, first


NCK-Tech, first


Hays Public Library, first; Cub Scout Pack 133, second; 1900s Christmas Buggy, third

The theme for the 2014 parade is Snowman Shuffle, submitted by Miner Family Dentistry, which will serve as next year's grand marshal.