East Louisiana Mental Health System in Jackson held its annual Christmas parade on Dec. 11.

Some of the departments within the East Division of the Health System participated by entering floats.

The first-place winner was a Mardi Gras-Christmas themed float entered by the recreation department; second place winner was the offender treatment mall’s Candyland float; and third place went to the information department’s Hawaiian Christmas float.

Villa Feliciana Medical Complex in Jackson held its parade on Dec. 10 and entered its “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” float into the East Louisiana Mental Health System’s parade.