Now that December has arrived it’s time to begin thinking of the Christmas season and as is always the case Lindale will be hosting several events guaranteed to boost your holiday spirit. Activities include the Lindale Rotary Club’s annual Christmas Parade, the city of Lindale’s Christmas in Lindale celebration scheduled Saturday, Dec. 3 in Blackberry Square, a delicious benefit in the form of Santa’s Bake Shop in the community room of the Lillie Russell Memorial Library on Dec. 3 and the Lindale Community Theater’s presentation of “Twas the Night Before Christmas’’ beginning Friday, Dec. 2 and continuing through Sunday, Dec. 11.
About 200 people packed a room in the Tyler Rose Garden Center on Monday, Oct. 14 for the annual Smith County Fire Prevention Awards Ceremony. The event, put on by the Smith County Fire Marshal’s Office and the Smith County Volunteer Firemen’s Association, included an art contest for Smith County children, as well as a presentation on fire safety tips. Several youngsters from the Lindale ISD were among the winners.