By Bob Fowler, Roane State staff writer
It’s Roane County’s “Lighting of the Tree,” and it’s a highlight of the holiday season in the region.
Now in its third year, the family-oriented event is at Roane State Community College at 276 Patton Lane in Harriman, and it starts at 6 p.m. on Monday, November 25.
The event features the lighting of a huge Christmas tree and a “Festival of Trees,” featuring Christmas trees decorated by school groups, churches, civic groups, businesses, and individuals.
Also scheduled are holiday-themed games, refreshments, selfies with Santa, and Christmas carols sung by local choirs.[Read more…]