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Listen to the Annual Vespers Service on WMCO

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Orbit Media will broadcast the annual Advent Christmas Vespers Service Saturday, Dec. 9 live on WMCO 90.7 starting at 6:30 p.m.

The service will be held at the College Drive Presbyterian Church in New Concord.

The Muskingum University Advent-Christmas Vespers service, Dec. 13, 2015.
The Muskingum University Advent Christmas Vespers Service, Dec. 13, 2015, in Brown Chapel. This year’s service will be held at College Drive Presbyterian Church.

The annual church service celebrates the Christmas season, with this year’s theme, “Love is Still Appearing.”

The event features Christmas carols, musical performances, prayer, and scripture readings.

Performers include the Muskingum Concert Choir, Muskingum Valley Brass, pianist Caroline Heading, and organist Dixie Heck.

Listen to New Concord’s Christmas Parade on WMCO

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New Concord will ring in the holiday season with the annual New Concord Christmas Parade on Monday, Nov. 27.

The event kicks-off at 6 p.m. with the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony at New Concord Elementary. The Christmas parade will follow beginning at 6:30 p.m. on Main Street. WMCO 90.7 FM will present live coverage of the events beginning at 6 p.m.

New Concord Fire Chief Brent Gates (left) and Dr. Jeff Harman (right) look on during the 2016 New Concord Christmas Parade.
New Concord Fire Chief Brent Gates (left) and Dr. Jeff Harman (right) look on during the 2016 New Concord Christmas Parade.

WMCO DJs Brie Rhoades, Manda Gaeckle, Logan Weaver, and Brice Lillibridge will broadcast the events live on WMCO 90.7 FM.

The event allows the New Concord community to get into the holiday spirit leading into the month of December.

The Wilds floats from New Concord's 2016 Christmas Parade
The Wilds floats from New Concord’s 2016 Christmas Parade

Past parade participants include the New Concord Police Department, John Glenn High School Marching Band, New Concord Fire Department, Copper Horse Crusade, Boy Scout Troop 550, and area businesses.

To view the 2016 Christmas parade, visit Orbit Media’s YouTube channel, OrbitMediaTV.