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Courthouse to light up Friday

Published: Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012 11:28 a.m. CST • Updated: Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012 11:31 a.m. CST

Workers put the final touches on the Jasper County Courthouse’s lights display from atop a crane last Friday morning. The display, which includes holiday string lights and neon signage, will be illuminated for the first time this season at 6 p.m. Friday. The annual Lighted Christmas Parade will follow the lighting.

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