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Whitman Firefighters Get "Most Festive" Award in Tree Contest

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WHITMAN, MA - This past December, Whitman-Hanson Dollars for Scholars held their annual Holiday Tree Lighting in the Town Park. Donors decorate trees around the park to raise money for scholarships awarded to graduating seniors at Whitman-Hanson Regional High School. This year, the tree donated by Whitman Firefighters Local #1769 was awarded 1st Place in the "Most Festive" category. Winners will have a $300 scholarship awarded in their name to a 2023 graduate from Whitman or Hanson. Pictured are Whitman Firefighters, accompanied by Police Officer Christopher Lee, after dropping Santa and Mrs. Claus off at the event.

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