Editor:

Jane and I would like to extend a very special thank you to Harold Martin for the horse and sleigh, and you, Santa, who came in from the North Pole to the Newcomerstown Chamber of Commerces Christmas Parade.

We would like to take this time to say thank you to Mr. Staggs, Beth Sellers, Nathan Mayse, Beth Russell, Terrys Pizza Shoppe, Bakers IGA, Aprils Country Kitchn, McDonalds, Valeria at H&R Block, Medi-Wise Pharmacy, Shriver Health Mart Pharmacy, R.D. Floats, The Hart family, Killbuck queens, West Lafayette queens, Coshocton Canal Festival queens, Newcomerstown Cy Young and Homecoming queens, Ron Stein, Mary Lynn and Studio 3, Jim Lawrences towing, Mayor Steve Guy, newcomerstown Police, New Philadelphia Police Department, Jeff Ortan, Tuscarawas County Sheriff Walt Wilson, Brooks Ross with Dover Fire, Delaware Valley Fire, SkyWarn, Newcomerstown Fire, Tri-County Ambulance, Red Cross, Newcomerstown Veterans Honor Guard, Newcomerstown Marching Band, the 4-H group, the Girl Scout troop, and to anyone who participated that I may have missed.

A special thank you to everyone who came out to watch and enjoy the refreshments and treats from Santa.

A very special thank you for the donations towards the treats and refreshments.

Jane and I want to extend a special thank you to Bonnie Myers for taking care of the refreshment table.

Again, thank you to everyone and we wish you all a very Merry Christmas.

Bonnie Johnson and Jane Wilson

Newcomerstown