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Creative Christmas was held November 16 at the Forest National Guard Armory.

Each year, Board Members of the Forest Area Chamber of Commerce nominate and cast their votes for the Citizens of the Year.

PJ Normile, 14, is working his way to Eagle Scout by building a Gaga Ball Pit at Gaddis Park. Dubbed a kinder, gentler version of dodge ball, Gaga is a fast paced, high energy sport played in an octagonal pit.

After an almost undefeated season, the Scott Central Rebels were undone in the third round of the 2017 MSHAA Football Championships playoffs by the Winona Tigers 22-15 last Friday.

Lanell Wooten is one of the arts and crafts vendors who set out her wares at Creative Christmas in Forest last week.

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in the city of Forest. Tuesday, Renea Hurdle and George Taylor were caught on camera decorating the city’s Christmas tree downtown. The Forest Christmas Parade is December 1. See story on page 3.