SH turns out in force to celebrate
November 14, 2018
Sweet Home's Christmas season got a super early start Friday with the departure of the 2018 Capitol Christmas tree for Washington, D.C.
The celebration included lots of music, a nighttime parade that drew thousands to the sidewalks, and lots of commerce.
A street fair kicked off at noon with a music set performed by Cathy Cheshire in the Sweet Home High School parking lot and a bazaar in the high school commons and cafeteria. Santa Claus was present early to visit with children, courtesy of Don Gonzalez.
"It kind of started out slow," said Cecile Clemens, owner of Mrs. Sew and Sew, whose...