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Lighting Up Lexington’s Tree

Lexington Mayor Jeff Griggs, Santa, and the Honor Guard from Post #77 of the American Legion were present during the lighting of the Christmas Tree at the Beech River Cultural Center and Museum.
Photo By: W. Clay Crook / The Lexington Progress

Article by W. Clay Crook-

Some children, scampering up and down the hill near the Museum, came to a sudden halt as Santa and Mrs. Claus stepped near the city’s Christmas tree. It was moving from daylight to dusk, and one small girl clasped her hands to her mouth and breathlessly said, “I’ve never seen Mrs. Santa before!” It was time for the annual Christmas tree lighting, with…

For the complete story, see the December 6th edition of The Lexington Progress.

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