first_img Book Nook to reopen By The Penny Hoarder Published 4:00 am Wednesday, November 18, 2015 Troy falls to No. 13 Clemson Next UpTonight, the children’s choirs from First Methodist Church in Troy will perform a 6 p.m. and Goshen Elementary School at 6:25. The Rev. Steve Winton will speak at 6:50 p.m. and the Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony will be at 7 p.m. The St. Paul A.M.E. Church children’s choir will perform at 7:05 p.m.On Thursday night, the Troy Elementary School choir will perform at 6 p.m. and the Pike Liberal Arts School choir at 6:25 p.m. Winton will speak at 6:50 p.m. and the Tree Lighting Ceremony will be at 7 p.m.  First Missionary Baptist Church in Troy will perform at 7:05 p.m. and Pike County High School’s choir at 7:30 p.m.“The children’s and youth choirs share the message of Christmas and the holiday season in such a wonderful way,” Pritchett said. “We wanted their families to be able to see and hear them perform. Having the Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony on two nights makes that possible.”MESSENGER PHOTO/COURTNEY PATTERSONThe Christmas tree lighting ceremonies will be tonight and Thursday at 6 p.m. Choirs from schools and churches in Pike County will be performing. Remember America’s heroes on Memorial Day Plans underway for historic Pike County celebration By Jaine Treadwell Sponsored Content Penny Hoarder Issues “Urgent” Alert: 6 Companies Are… Pritchett said the music will be enhanced by the playing of the 100-year-old Baby Grand piano.“The singing of the Christmas carols sets the mood for the holiday season,” she said. “We invite the public to attend our Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony and hear the story of Christmas in word and through the voices of children.” MESSENGER PHOTO/COURTNEY PATTERSONThe Christmas tree lighting ceremonies will be tonight and Thursday at 6 p.m. Choirs from schools and churches in Pike County will be performing.The Johnson Center for the Arts will host its annual Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony tonight and Thursday night in the art center’s Gibson Family Gallery.Vicki Pritchett, center director, said traditionally the Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony has been held on one night but this year, two ceremonies are planned in order to accommodate the large number of people who attend.The Rev. Steve Winton, First United Methodist Church, will share the message of the true meaning of the Christmas Story at both ceremonies and the children’s choirs from local churches and schools will share the stories of the season in song.MESSENGER PHOTO/COURTNEY PATTERSONVicki Pritchett, director of the Johnson Center for the Arts, admires ornaments on one of the many Christmas trees displayed in the main gallery of the Johnson Center. You Might Like TCS plans for station School board and city officials could meet as early as this week to discuss details of a plan to put… read more Latest Stories Pike County Sheriff’s Office offering community child ID kits Christmas tree lighting at Johnson Center tonight and Thursday Email the author Print Article Around the WebMd: Do This Immediately if You Have Diabetes (Watch)Blood Sugar BlasterIf You Have Ringing Ears Do This Immediately (Ends Tinnitus)Healthier LivingHave an Enlarged Prostate? Urologist Reveals: Do This Immediately (Watch)Healthier LivingWomen Only: Stretch This Muscle to Stop Bladder Leakage (Watch)Healthier LivingRemoving Moles & Skin Tags Has Never Been This EasyEssential HealthRemember Them? I’m Sure Their New Net Worth Will Leave You SpeechlessbradofoThe content you see here is paid for by the advertiser or content provider whose link you click on, and is recommended to you by Revcontent. As the leading platform for native advertising and content recommendation, Revcontent uses interest based targeting to select content that we think will be of particular interest to you. We encourage you to view your opt out options in Revcontent’s Privacy PolicyWant your content to appear on sites like this?Increase Your Engagement Now!Want to report this publisher’s content as misinformation?Submit a ReportGot it, thanks!Remove Content Link?Please choose a reason below:Fake NewsMisleadingNot InterestedOffensiveRepetitiveSubmitCancellast_img