This Week in Your Neighborhood


• Alba’s Christmas parade and Santa on the Square, which was scheduled for Dec. 8, have both been canceled.

• Quitman-Lake Fork Kiwanis Club will have its annual Christmas parade “A Fantasy Christmas” on Dec. 8 at 2 p.m. beginning at Quitman High School and ending at Governor Jim Hogg City Park.

• Quitman Christmas Sharing Plus distribution day will be this Saturday, Dec. 8 at 8:30 a.m. at the CS food pantry building (603 Cliff Street in Quitman).

• Flora Masonic Lodge in Quitman will host its annual fish fry benefit for Christmas Sharing Plus on Dec. 8 from 4:30-7:30 p.m. Tickets are $12.

• Quitman Chamber of Commerce will have candy canes and cookies at Governor Jim Hogg City Park after the Christmas parade on Dec. 8.

• Speakeasy Coffeehouse will have photos with Santa Dec. 8 from 3:30 to 6:30 p.m

• Forever Young Activity Center in Quitman will have its annual Home for the Holidays Tour of Homes on Dec. 9 from 1 to 4 p.m. featuring Quitman homes and country store vendors. Tickets cost $12.

• Friday, Saturday and Sunday will be the final three performances of A Doublewide, Texas, Christmas, at the Historic Select Theater, 114 N. Johnson St., in Mineola. Check with the box office for times. 903 569-2300.


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