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Lee County residents voiced their displeasure with a potential property tax hike Thursday evening.More >>
Lee County residents voiced their displeasure with a potential property tax hike Thursday evening. More >>
ALBANY, GA (WALB) -
Albany's official Christmas
tree is in place. It arrived at its spot outside the
government center this afternoon.
Water Gas and Light workers will decorate the nearly 30 foot tall with
almost 4,000 energy efficient LED lights to get it ready for Saturday's
"It symbolizes that
the Christmas parade can't be far behind which will be Saturday, and as anybody
seen the commercial know we are honoring Joe Coursen this year, who was a wonderful
reporter at Channel 10, and his family will be lighting the tree to kickoff the
parade," said Lori Farkas, Water Gas & Light.
The parade starts at 6 PM Saturday. Pre-parade festivities will start about 5 PM.