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Return Angel gifts for delivery

Those who have adopted Angel lists for the Christmas for All program are asked to return them immediately for delivery to the families of those children.

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Chili chow hounds wanted for Saturday’s cook off

A chili cook-off will be conducted on Saturday, December 6 along Kaufman between Main and Scott streets, and lots of chili chow hounds will be needed to consume the gallons of chili that will be prepared.

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Boy Scout donation

Mitch Gatlin, Senior White Oak District Executive with Boy Scouts, accepts a $1,000 donation from Troy Sellers, Luminant’s Community Relations Manager.Mitch Gatlin, Senior White Oak District Executive with Boy Scouts, accepts a $1,000 donation from Troy Sellers, Luminant’s Community Relations Manager.

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Route set for Christmas Parade

The route for the 74th annual Christmas Parade on Saturday, December 6 was announced this week.The parade will get underway at 11 a.m.

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Deadline is next Thursday for Christmas food baskets

The deadline to apply for food assistance in the Christmas For All program is Thursday, December 4. Applications are available only at the Community Food Bank of Franklin County.

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Candlelight service set at Harvey Funeral Home

A Tree of Remembrance and Candlelight Service will be at 6 p.m. on Thursday, December 11 at Sam B. Harvey Funeral Home. Dr. Jack Wallace, Brother Pepper Puryear, and Brother Gerald Hood will provide messages of hope during the service.

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“Christmasland - North Pole of Texas” opens Friday for holiday season

The Alan Screws family will open their “Christmasland - the North Pole of Texas” display for the 2014 holiday season on Friday, November 28. The display is free and open to the public.

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Ladies Night Out

Ana Tidwell accepts a bag of product from BeautiControl representative Glenda BrooksAna Tidwell accepts a bag of product from BeautiControl representative Glenda Brooks at the fourth annual Ladies Night Out event on Friday, November 21.

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Angel numbers keep growing

The number of Angels needing adoption keeps growing, according to Amy Ford, coordinator for the gift portion of the Christmas for All project and Communities in Schools elementary and intermediate coordinator.

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