Silvis Moonlight Parade results
SILVIS — Moonlight Parade officials have announced this year’s award winners. “Honoring Our Heroes” was this year’s parade theme.
Hampton had the Best Emergency Vehicle, said parade and festival director Pamela Finch-Allensworth. The Best-Themed float was by the Silvis Garden Club; it featured Silvis police, firefighters and city employees as “Everyday Heroes.” Blackhawk State Bank received the Most Creative award.
Winning the Mayors Choice award was the “Buckle Up With Tyler” float in memory of Tyler Ledezma who was 16 when he died in a July 30, 2010, accident. His family has since advocated the need to wear seatbelts,” according to earlier reports.
Abigail Sweeney, 6, the daughter of Ryan and Melissa Sweeney, was selected Zinnia Princess. She is a first-grade student at Bowlesburg School.
The men’s winner of the Silvis Family 8K Run was Kyle Riege with a record time of 17:23. The women’s winner was Nicole Callahan with a time of 21:35. Complete race results are online at results.chronotrack.com/e…/results/event/event-2.