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It’s A White County Christmas Events – Week 1

It’s a White County Christmas kicks off on Saturday, November 12 with the Reindeer Run for Jefferson School starting at First Bank at 9 am. The Baby Miss Merry Christmas and Tiny Miss Merry Christmas contestants taking the stage at 1:00 p.m., with a performance by the Southern Illinois Showstoppers during tabulation, at the Carmi High School Auditorium. At 6:30 p.m. the Little Miss Merry Christmas, Junior Miss Merry Christmas and Miss Merry Christmas contests will compete with a performance by the All Star Twirlers during tabulation.

On Sunday, November 13, a Gospel Sing will be held at 3:00 pm at First United Methodist Church in Carmi for the Southeastern Illinois Center for Pastoral Counseling. A free will offering will be received.

As we look ahead, entries are still needed for the Lighted Christmas Parade on November 26 at 6 p.m. Entry forms are available by visiting or calling the Chamber office at 618-382-7606.

It’s a White County Christmas is produced by the Carmi Chamber of Commerce. WRUL is the Official Media Partner of It’s a White county Christmas.