The 98th edition of the Alton Halloween Parade is in the books and a number of groups went home Friday night with some additional cash and bragging rights after the best floats in each division were honored. The winners in each section received a cash prize based on the amount of donations raised to support the parade this year. The winners were Cub Scouts Pack 101 in the Junior Youth category, AHS FCCLA in the Senior Youth category, Parrotheads in the Family and Neighbor category, MAAGI in the Clubs and Organizations category and Orthopedic and Sports Medicine in the Commercial category.

Top 3 in Each Category:

Junior Youth

1. Cub Scout Pack 101

2. St. Mary's Middle School

3. Lucky Horseshoes 4H


Senior Youth

2. AHS Cheerleading

3. Marquette Homecoming


Family & Neighbor

1. Parrotheads

2. Uemmons Family

3. Wunderlich Family


Clubs and Organizations


2. Riverbend Rippers

3. Renegades Football



1. Orthopedic and Sports Medicine

2. Dream Home Realty

3. Woodstock