The past week was busy with Christmas season events events all across the area.
In Albion, the annual Customer Appreciation Day was held Thursday, Dec. 2, followed by the Holiday Light Parade downtown and chili feed at the KC Hall. Reason for the Season was also held at the Cardinal Inn Conference Center.
Newman Grove hosted their annual Yuletide Fest on Friday evening, Dec. 3, with a wide variety of activities.
St. Edward had rides on the fire truck for children and visits with Santa Claus at the Beaver Valley Senior Center on Saturday afternoon.
Last Saturday was a busy shopping Saturday in Albion, including the Super Shopping Saturday event, Mistletoe Market and buggy rides downtown by Jim and Deloris McMillan.