The following was submitted by Ismael Martinez of the Office of Public Information at Southwest Texas Junior College.
Southwest Texas Junior College on Tuesday, Nov. 27 hosted the fifth-annual Christmas at the College event, which drew approximately 2,500 attendees.
Highlighting the evening’s festivities was the arrival of Santa Claus and a brief parade. Parade entries included the college rodeo team, Middle Rio Grande Law Enforcement Academy at SWTJC, The Uvalde Good Eggs, Uvalde Volunteer Fire Department, Uvalde County 4-H Club, La Pryor High School band, Uvalde High School band, SWTJC daycare students and cosmetology club and staff.
Also, Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus, elves, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, and Frosty the Snow Man.
Derek Sandoval, vice president of administrative services, served as master of ceremonies for the evening and thanked everyone for showing their support. He also commented on the success of the event.
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