Christmas traditions

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Carol Taylor, the chairman of the Hunt County Historical Commission, discusses Christmas traditions of 100 years ago or more in Greenville and Hunt County.  They include elaborate store windows, taking care of orphans, and donations to churches from the Ku Klux Klan.

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One of the floats in this year's Downtown Greenville Christmas Parade is expected to feature a nostalgic piece of the city’s history.

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One of  Greenville's longest running Christmas traditions continues this month. The live nativity at Ridgecrest Baptist Church is always scheduled to be performed December 2oth through the 24th during the 5 evenings before Christmas.

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A local Christmas tradition continues in one of Greenville's most elaborately lighted neighborhoods. “Christmas on Park Street” includes the annual horse drawn Wagon Rides and Lantern Parade.