Article by W. Clay Crook-
The Lexington Christmas Parade started fifteen minutes early this year to help avoid a threat of rain in the forecast. Although showers still fell, spirits weren’t dampened, and the parade moved forward. Floats lined up at 6:30 p.m., and started at 6:45 p.m. on Monday evening, December 9th, with Lexington Police Department Captain Donna Hetherington serving as the Grand Marshall. Captain Hetherington was Lexington’s first female police officer and has served the city for over 33 years. The Co-Grand Marshall this year was Miss Lexington, Lauren Dickson, who…
For the complete article, see the December 11th edition of The Lexington Progress.