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Christmas is in the air in Fort Mill and Tega Cay

“Christmas Around The World” was the theme of this year’s annual Fort Mill Christmas Parade held Saturday. This year, the town gave our awards for the best floats and marchers. The winners are: Best Car, Unique Tanning/Styling; Best Walking Group, Tiger Kim’s Tae kwon Do; Most Creative, Carolina Cutie Pies; Best In Theme, NAFO International Club; Most Holiday Spirit, Fort Mill Church of God.

Fort Mill Times

This week in Fort Mill history: Do you remember?

1996: The one-day filming of a feature film, “Body Count,” greatly disrupted Main Street traffic and angered the public and town officials alike; 1976: Jeannie Harris, 17, was crowned “Miss FHA” at Indian Land High School; 1956: TWIRP, (The Girl Is Requested to Pay) Days were taking place at Fort Mill High School. The boys of the school were thrilled.

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Fort Mill's downtown comes alive with annual Christmas parade

The theme of this year's Fort Mill Christmas parade through the downtown area was "Christmas Around the World." This year, the town awarded prizes for floats and marchers in several categories.
Stephanie Martell Special to the Fort Mill Times
Fort Mill's downtown comes alive with annual Christmas parade 1:25

Fort Mill's downtown comes alive with annual Christmas parade

Mac Banks takes the 'Gravy challenge' for Fort Mill's Community Cafes 2:43

Mac Banks takes the 'Gravy challenge' for Fort Mill's Community Cafes

Leader of Community Cafes in Lake Wylie and Fort Mill receives top AARP honor 10:59

Leader of Community Cafes in Lake Wylie and Fort Mill receives top AARP honor

Gov. Haley helps open the LPL campus near downtown Fort Mill 1:01

Gov. Haley helps open the LPL campus near downtown Fort Mill