Ahoskie ushers in Christmas season

Published 5:28 pm Tuesday, November 30, 2021

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AHOSKIE – The Town of Ahoskie formally opened the 2021 Christmas season on Monday evening (Nov. 29) with a festive event at No Man’s Land Park on Main Street.

A large crowd gathered to witness the annual lighting of the town’s Christmas tree. Meanwhile, local youngsters were treated to a visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus.

The event also featured hot chocolate, courtesy of Wells Fargo, and holiday-themed songs from New Ahoskie Baptist Church and local Girl Scouts.

For additional photos, visit the RC News-Herald’s Facebook page.

About Cal Bryant

Cal Bryant, a 40-year veteran of the newspaper industry, serves as the Editor at Roanoke-Chowan Publications, publishers of the Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald, Gates County Index, and Front Porch Living magazine.

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