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December 13, 2013

Edwards community lights Christmas tree

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Rebecca Amber

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The Edwards’ community may not have a white Christmas, but that didn’t stop children from playing in the snow. Families gathered for the Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony Dec. 6, and after lighting the tree, children rushed to play in the fake snow surrounding the tree. Brig. Gen. Michael T. Brewer introduced family members of deployed Airmen to light up the annual tree in front of the Exchange.

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Children also lined up to visit Santa and Mrs. Claus, who arrived in an Edwards AFB fire truck.

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That night the winner of the Holiday Card Lane was announced. First place went to 412th Flight Test Squadron (Speckled Trout). Second place went to the Edwards Pageant organization and third to the 412th Operations Group.




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