Firefighters to Escort Santa -
Chapin, Amicks Ferry and Crossroads Fire Staions will escort Santa on their fire trucks again this holiday season. Santa's scheduled visits will be frm 6:30 - 9 p.m. on weeknights. Here are Santa's schedules:

Saturday, Dec. 14: St. Peters Church, 10 a.m.; Lazy Brook Rd, Meadowlark Rd.

Monday, Dec. 16: Crystal Pines, Fairway Oaks, Bay Pointe, Fairhaven, Park West, Magnolia Key, Spinnaker Pointe, Firebridge.

Tuesday, Dec. 17: Lake Summit, The Peninsula Indian Fork, Forty Love Point, Village at Hilton.

Good Samaritan Free Clinic -
Good Samaritan Free Medical clinic is open at Chapin United Methodist Church every second and fourth Thursday of each month. Patien registration begins at 4 p.m. The medical staff sees patients from 5-7 p.m.

Fan the Flame -
"Fan the Flame" Christmas Carolina is scheduled for Monday, Dec. 16 at CUMC. Meet in fellowship Hall at the church to rehearse carols before leaving at 6 p.m. After the caroling, groups will meet back at Fellowship Hall for cookies and hot chocolate. Anyone may come. To sign up, please email