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Chrisman holds Halloween celebration in City Park

The City of Chrisman turned into ‘Halloweentown’ this past weekend as members of the community gathered in City Park to celebrate the spooky holiday. Scare on the Square kicked off the celebration on October 21st and 22nd with their annual haunted house to raise money for the Chrisman Public Library. The haunted attraction remained open…

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Chrisman Celebrates Halloween

The residents of Chrisman were definitely in the Halloween spirit last weekend. Members of the community participated in the costume parade as well as the costume contest and enjoyed the other festivities. Participants lined up between the Chrisman Post Office and the Food Pantry, then made their way around the square, ending at the gazebo…

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CACC plans Halloween costume contest

The Chrisman Area Community Club met October 18 at Bloomfield Barn. Twenty-three members were in attendance. President Dan Moore conducted the meeting. Minutes and treasurer’s reports were approved. The Halloween Costume Contest is scheduled for Saturday, October 30. It will begin at 4:00 p.m., and be held in the Chrisman’s downtown park. Categories for the…

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Halloween happenings in Chrisman this weekend

Chrisman will be spookier this weekend in City Park. Halloween celebrations will take place beginning at 3:30 p.m. with a Halloween parade. Those who want to participate are to line up at the Post Office & Food Pantry parking lot. Everyone is welcome to join in golf carts, side by side’s and bicycles. Wear your…

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A visit to Quinn’s Bone Yard

What started out as a joke, has turned into one of the places you want to stop by for all of your Halloween thrills. John Quinn started ‘Quinn’s Bone Yard’ three years ago after he sat a skeleton on an old toilet in his front yard as a joke. “It just grew from there,” Quinn…

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Hoult family brings Halloween costumes to life

The Halloween Costume Contest is an event everyone in Chrisman looks forward to, but for the Hoult family, it was a special time. Asa Hoult was known for her spectacular costumes for a number of years in the contest. “Everybody was asking what Asa was going to be and I would tell them you’ll have…

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