Many waited out in the cold on Tuesday night just to take a look at Santa’s own personal exhibit, the 12th Annual Kansas City Southern Holiday Express train. Pulling into Railroad Park, the six-car exhibit featured busy worker elves, a flatcar carrying Santa’s sleigh, a miniature village with toy trains whistling by, a gingerbread boxcar, the elves’ workshop, the reindeer stable and a little red caboose.
Louisiana Tech’s spring quarter commencement exercises were held May 19, with diplomas awarded to 836 graduates.
Commencement marked the close of spring quarter activities at the university, with summer quarter classes set to begin Wednesday.
Graduates listed by city and degree are as follows:
Scarlett Savannah Bracey, master of science engineering; Ashley E. Fallin, bachelor of science kinesiology and health promotion; Nathan Levi Lonidier, bachelor of science; Leigh A. Perritt, master of arts in teaching; Amy L. Pickett, master of education
Girl Scout Troops 677 and 555 showing off their Build-A-Bears at the Pecan Land Mall Lock In. The girls are Brooklyn Roberson, Kayleigh Matson, Kailee Barnette, Chloe Raburn, Gabby Millage, Katelyn Harvey, Kayla Elton, Grace Walker and Emma Walker.