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MORE OF ROCKDALE’S CHRISTMAS LIGHTS



Home of Jonathan and Deanna Hartley, 615 Jackson, won decorating contest’s ‘whimsical’ category. 
Reporter/Mike Brown Home of Jonathan and Deanna Hartley, 615 Jackson, won decorating contest’s ‘whimsical’ category. Reporter/Mike Brown

Gerald and Tammy Stephenson, 503 East Bell, was Chamber contest co-winner in yard division. Gerald and Tammy Stephenson, 503 East Bell, was Chamber contest co-winner in yard division.

Enfield Drive a perennial winner in the street division, again captured that category in contest. Enfield Drive a perennial winner in the street division, again captured that category in contest.

LIGHTING WINNERS—Here are some of the winners from the Rockdale Chamber of Commerce’s Christmas decorations contest, receiving their certificates Thursday at the Chamber’s rock house office. Seated (L-R) Glenda Wiley, Jackie Hartley, Nicholas Adams, Brenden Adams, Glenda Guthrie. standing, Philip Proctor, Judith Matula, Jonathan Hartley, Dylan Diestel, Tammy Stephenson, Autumn Davenport, Tim Guthrie. See photos pages 1A, 1B and 4B. 
Reporter/Mike Brown LIGHTING WINNERS—Here are some of the winners from the Rockdale Chamber of Commerce’s Christmas decorations contest, receiving their certificates Thursday at the Chamber’s rock house office. Seated (L-R) Glenda Wiley, Jackie Hartley, Nicholas Adams, Brenden Adams, Glenda Guthrie. standing, Philip Proctor, Judith Matula, Jonathan Hartley, Dylan Diestel, Tammy Stephenson, Autumn Davenport, Tim Guthrie. See photos pages 1A, 1B and 4B. Reporter/Mike Brown

MILANO PRE-K SANTAS—Members of Neva Jack Caffey’s Pre-Kindergarten class at Milano Elementary School learned about Christmas and several types of traditions last week in class. Members are (front row, L-R) Landri Vongonten, Lydia Frei, Olivia Carrazales, (back row) Otto Waddles, Alex Strong, Jesus Reyes, Jordan Cain, Zackery Smith. Not pictured, Dylan Magee. MILANO PRE-K SANTAS—Members of Neva Jack Caffey’s Pre-Kindergarten class at Milano Elementary School learned about Christmas and several types of traditions last week in class. Members are (front row, L-R) Landri Vongonten, Lydia Frei, Olivia Carrazales, (back row) Otto Waddles, Alex Strong, Jesus Reyes, Jordan Cain, Zackery Smith. Not pictured, Dylan Magee.

This float in the December 14 lighted Christmas Parade was incorrectly identified as the LDS (Mormon) church. It is actually a float by the Newfound Life Worship Center. This float in the December 14 lighted Christmas Parade was incorrectly identified as the LDS (Mormon) church. It is actually a float by the Newfound Life Worship Center.

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