The hurried excitement of Black Friday shopping may be fun for a little while, but there’s also something to be said for the more relaxed hometown atmosphere of shopping where everybody knows your name.
Area residents have the opportunity to do just that tomorrow on Small Business Saturday. Small Business Saturday — always the Saturday after Black Friday — is a day to celebrate, support and thank small businesses for all that they do in our community.
Christmas is the season for giving, and Lincoln Parish residents and organizations have really stepped up to the plate this year.
Organizers said the annual Toys for Tots campaign, sponsored by the U.S. Marine Corps for the first time this year, received an amazing response. The Junior Auxiliary’s annual Christmas Clearinghouse campaign is in full swing, helping to provide much needed items for local children.
Area motorcyclists joined together to rev their engines last week to help raise toys and food items for children in need this Christmas.