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Advocate staff photo by SCOTT THRELKELD -- Bill Healy, of the Celtic Highlanders, left, kisses Karen Johnson, of Slidell, during the annual Metairie Road St. Patrick's Day Parade on March 15 in Metairie. The popular parade featured floats, marching groups and festive throws, including cabbage.

Winners in the float, truck and marching unit divisions from the 45th annual St. Patrick Parade held in Metairie have been named.

The St. Patrick Parade Committee of Jefferson has announced the winners as follows:

Marching unit: Celtic Highlanders, first place; Shady Ladies, second place; Krewe of Zeus, third place; and Jefferson City Buzzards, honorable mention.

Trucks: D.S.M.C.C.I., first place; Late Comers Irish Club, second place; High Riders, third place; and Krewe of Gab, honorable mention.

Floats: St. Pat Yats, first place; Family and Friends, second place; Bayou Tramps No. 1, third place; and Michael’s Irish Club, honorable mention.