Skip to main content

Maben Christmas Parade set tonight

December 2, 2010


The town of Maben is getting ready to learn more about “The True Meaning of Christmas.”
That is the theme of this year’s Christmas parade, set for 6 p.m. today in downtown Maben.
Rob Collins of the Maben Chamber of Commerce said the town of Maben is honored to have Dr. Rick Young, president of East Mississippi Community College, serve as the grand marshall of this year’s event.
He said the East Mississippi Community College Marching Band will be one of the highlights of this year’s event.
But children throughout the area can’t wait to see Santa, who rode into Maben on a fire truck last year.
The Maben Chamber of Commerce will award prizes for the best three floats that showcase the theme of the parade.
Collins said free hot chocolate and Christmas gifts will be available for all attendees of tonight’s parade.
Float entries will line up near First Baptist Church on Second Avenue, and the parade will go through the downtown area.
For more information about tonight’s parade, contact the Maben City Hall office at 263-4212.

Latest Videos

Tanner Fant of Starkville , Miss. will travel to Mobile, Ala. on Sunday, June 14 to participate in the 58th...
Drinking a beverage that tastes delicious and has good nutritional value is like having your cake and eating it, too.
Pasta, bread, pizza crusts, peanut butter, fried foods, beef, even certain types of chips — these are all foods that...
The memories of April 21, 2008 when we went to the Boston Marathon still lingered in our hearts and souls on April 15...
Emily Jones Deluded Diva My neighbor, (I'll call her Brenda for the sake of anonymity), is one of the best things that...


Premium Drupal Themes by Adaptivethemes