Community events to be held

Charlton County is all hustle and bustle as the Christmas holiday creeps closer, and the events keep rolling. Local shops will stay open late during the annual Jingle Mingle on Main Friday, December 13, from 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Saturday, December 14 will be the annual St. George Christmas Parade and Bazaar from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Vendor booths will be open at 10:00 a.m. with the parade starting at 11:00 a.m. Santa Claus will be available for photos in the St. George Community Room. Santa will also make his annual trip to the city of Homeland Saturday, December 21. Homeland children can visit Waughtel Park to take a  photo and give the jolly old elf their requests.