Holidays 2020

This year's Kwanzaa celebration, returning to Hopkinsville for the third year in a row, is being held virtually.
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Kids have their own way of judging what's real, and it's not necessarily based on the cost of the Santa suit.
An old Kentucky dispatch: Christmas at Palmer’s Toys
When her son's teacher revealed that Santa was sick, Jennifer Steiner Maddux had an idea. She knew someone who would fit quite well in a Santa suit.
Santa stand-in rescues the day for preschoolers, grandson
For Celia Blauser, random acts of kindness that she encountered at local post offices captured the spirit of the season.
Kindness among strangers in the post office delivers a message for the holidays
Nobody sees Santa Claus, but that is no sign that there is no Santa Claus. The most real things in the world are those that neither children nor men can see.
Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus
For Merry Beth Tomaszewski, it wasn't one particular gift or big moment that made Christmas special — it was an amalgamation, a collection of traditions, memories, remembrances, and years of love and security that made up a blessed childhood.
The blessing of Christmas has always been the family that chose her
Several local organizations provide direct aid to many of the Hopkinsville area families hardest hit by the pandemic and the economic downturn it produced.
Last-minute Christmas gifts of money or time can boost local aid agencies
Your imagination is a strange thing, especially if you are a child. In the first installment of our Christmas Quartet series, Brenda Hite Lile recalls a time her daughters' imaginations ran wild during a trip to cut down a Christmas tree.
Fox encounter makes for memorable trek into the woods for a Christmas tree
Magically, Santa was able to run simultaneously on three fire trucks at one time Sunday afternoon.
Santa’s tour of Hopkinsville delivers holiday cheer to residents
Some restaurants have a deadline to order the weekend before Christmas, so don't wait too long to contact them.
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