Meowy Christmas: Donor agrees to pay cat adoption microchip fees for the holiday

Anyone interested in adopting a cat or kitten for Christmas can get a furry friend at a discounted price at Washington County Animal Control, thanks to the generosity of a anonymous donor. An unknown woman has agreed to pay the $15 microchip fee for all cat adoptions between now and Christmas, the shelter said Friday.Continue reading “Meowy Christmas: Donor agrees to pay cat adoption microchip fees for the holiday”

Shop With A Cop delivers doorstop holiday cheer

The Nashville Police Department held its annual Shop With A Cop tradition this weekend. Just like last year, the NPD opted to alter its holiday giving program to deliver gift bags to area families. “We thoroughly enjoyed seeing the happiness this brought to several kids and their families,” the NPD said. “We also enjoyed seeingContinue reading “Shop With A Cop delivers doorstop holiday cheer”

Nashville Hometown Christmas announces 2021 boxcar bushes, patio winners

The Nashville Hometown Christmas celebrated the sights of the season last weekend, and the voting has concluded for the 2021 festivities. The boxcar bushes in downtown Nashville were decorated with many sights, lights and other trimmings for the weekend. The winning bushes were Haertling’s Radio Shack in first; the families of Ritzel, Renken, Behrman andContinue reading “Nashville Hometown Christmas announces 2021 boxcar bushes, patio winners”

Giving Tuesday: Here is a local list of nonprofits to donate this holiday season

Giving Tuesday marks the beginning of the philanthropical part of the holiday season. Several local nonprofits and other organizations are holding end-of-the-year fundraisers. Know of one we missed? The Standard will update this post with other submissions as we get them. Email your cause to thestandard618@gmail.com to be added to this list. Trinity-St. John SchoolContinue reading “Giving Tuesday: Here is a local list of nonprofits to donate this holiday season”

Nashville Hometown Christmas taking applications for porch contest

The Nashville Hometown Christmas event is calling for all holiday home decorators to participate in a fun competition. The porch decorating contest will be judged by the public through online voting. All winter and holiday themes are accepted. Applications and decorations will have to be completed by Nov. 27, and the judging will begin Dec.Continue reading “Nashville Hometown Christmas taking applications for porch contest”