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Holidays are here again

Parades, tree lighting, contests and more to kick off Christmas season

The official kick-off to holidays will be making its way down Main Street this Friday to the "Sweet Refrain of Christmas." The lighted parade will be complemented by local events both before and after the decorated vehicles wend their merry way through town.

This year's entries will be judged in three categories, including business and organization, most unique and best use of theme. Line-up will begin at 4:30 p.m. near the hospital and the parade itself will set off at 5:30 p.m.

The winners of the Shop Small Punch Card raffle, which saw shoppers spend their holiday cash in local businesses la...