New Kent Charles City Chronicle

News for New Kent County and Charles City County, Virginia | December 8, 2019

Countdown to Christmas

By Robb Johnson | December 2, 2019 8:40 am
Above, young carolers bellow out holiday songs as part of New Kent’s Grand Illumination held Sunday afternoon in the courthouse complex. The event kicks off the Christmas season with entertainment, vendors, and games for all.Robb Johnson photos

Above, young carolers bellow out holiday songs as part of New Kent’s Grand Illumination held Sunday afternoon in the courthouse complex. The event kicks off the Christmas season with entertainment, vendors, and games for all.

Robb Johnson photos

Rosie’s Gaming Emporium General Manager Stephanie Wisneski (left) presents a $5,000 check to New Kent County supervisors (l to r) Tommy Tiller, Patricia Paige, Ron Stiers, and New Kent County Administrator Rodney Hathaway to assist with the event.

Rosie’s Gaming Emporium General Manager Stephanie Wisneski (left) presents a $5,000 check to New Kent County supervisors (l to r) Tommy Tiller, Patricia Paige, Ron Stiers, and New Kent County Administrator Rodney Hathaway to assist with the event.

A 40-foot tall tree is lit up in the night’s sky at the conclusion of the illumination event.

A 40-foot tall tree is lit up in the night’s sky at the conclusion of the illumination event.