Today’s edition will stay away from politics and concentrate instead on Christmas related stories. I hope you have a Merry Christmas. Blessed be the Lord Jesus Christ and may you be blessed by Him in this season and for all eternity.
In dark time, mom of Mint Hill teen sees light of hope
When Chelsea Banton was born five weeks prematurely, doctors predicted she had 36 hours to live.
Proving them wrong was the first miracle for Chelsea, now an Independence High School freshman.
“She spent the first four months in a neonatal intensive care unit,” recalls her mother, Colleen Banton of Mint Hill.
Before Chelsea was 2, she was admitted to the hospital for pneumonia, the first of several dangerous run-ins with the illness that have made her a familiar face in Presbyterian’s pediatric intensive care unit.
VIDEO: Santas Disable Enforcement Cameras in Tempe
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) _ A group of Santa impersonators are on the naughty list of Arizona law enforcement officials.A YouTube video posted Monday shows four people dressed as Kris Kringle, white beards and red hats included, covering three speed and red light enforcement cameras in Tempe.
Two are covered with boxes - one decorated with Christmas wrap – and the third is blocked with what appears to be a red sheet.