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SC Black History Month parade winds way through Columbia

COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) - The sixth annual South Carolina Black History Month parade made its way through the Capitol City Saturday afternoon.

Mayor Steve Benjamin served as Grand Marshal.

Participants dressed up as historical black figures, and they handed out information about the characters they were playing.

The parade was followed by a gospel festival in MLK Park.

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