The float for First Baptist Church in the Highland Chamber of Commerce Lighted Christmas Parade featured a nativity scene. First row from left are Colin Shoemaker, and William, Sophia and Matthew Rogier. Angels in back are Eliza Rogier, Ella Kirbach, and Phoebe Rogier.
The float for First Baptist Church in the Highland Chamber of Commerce Lighted Christmas Parade featured a nativity scene. First row from left are Colin Shoemaker, and William, Sophia and Matthew Rogier. Angels in back are Eliza Rogier, Ella Kirbach, and Phoebe Rogier. Curt Libbra clibbra@bnd.com
The float for First Baptist Church in the Highland Chamber of Commerce Lighted Christmas Parade featured a nativity scene. First row from left are Colin Shoemaker, and William, Sophia and Matthew Rogier. Angels in back are Eliza Rogier, Ella Kirbach, and Phoebe Rogier. Curt Libbra clibbra@bnd.com

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