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Angel Tree gifts pick up this week

The families who were pre-qualified for the Christmas for All Angel Gifts should pick up the packages today and tomorrow.

Distribution will be at the First United Methodist Church’s Family Life Center from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, December 7 and from 8:30 to 11 a.m. Friday, December 8. Families will need to bring their card with the assigned Angel Tree number to pick up the packages. For information about the Christmas store that will open later this month, see the December 7 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald.