Nov. 20 -- If you love unique and beautiful
things but have never been to Christmas on Vinegar Hill in Mount
Pulaski, mark your calendar now and plan on making the trip next
This year the event brought hundreds of folks out into the small
community as they rushed to be the first to grab up something new
and different for their holiday decorating.
Along with great items like these lighted jars, there were tons of
other items as well, such as food products, baked goods, jewelry,
handbags and oh-so-much more.
Nov. 30 -- Thursday night this little 1968
Jeep and Tim Becke of the Log Cabin Quilt Shop were all decked out
for the annual Lincoln Christmas Parade. At the same time they were
showing their support for Susan Gehlbach, city clerk, who will run
for re-election in 2013. The annual downtown parade is sponsored by
Main Street Lincoln and the city of Lincoln. This year's parade was
reported to be the largest the city has seen in several years.
Nov 20 -- Christmas on Vinegar Hill
Nov. 28 -- Tuesday evening the Abraham Lincoln
Healthcare Foundation held its annual Light Up A Life ceremony on
the east patio of the hospital. Each Light Up A Life tribute
directly benefits patient care in Logan County. Gifts may be
designated to purchase medical equipment at ALMH, fund Memorial Home
Services Hospice care, support scholarships for future ALMH health
care providers or provide general support for future ALMH projects.
Dec. 1 -- The joy of the Nativity
Nov. 27 -- Athletes, acrobats or maybe a
little bit of both.
Saturday the Mount Pulaski Hilltoppers pulled out all the stops in
trying to take a third victory at the second annual Mount Pulaski
After taking a loss on Friday, the team was hoping for a comeback,
but it didn't happen. They narrowly lost their game against the
Tri-City Tornadoes with a score of 50-48, leaving them with a
fourth-place finish overall.
At left, Michael Lowery drives the basket and gets called for the
Nov. 30 -- LCU presents Christmas in the
Dec. 10 -- This lovely crystal sleigh with
reindeer is just one of the beautiful Christmas decorations that
adorned the homes in this year's Mount Pulaski Holiday Home Tour.
Dec 22 -- In spite of the hazards it created
Thursday evening, by Friday morning Draco had created a winter
wonderland at Kickapoo Creek Park. Those who got out and took a
stroll through the park were treated to some truly beautiful sights.