On Saturday, unusual doings made it begin to look a lot like Christmas in Carrabelle.
A surprise visitor was greeting shoppers on the corner of
But the biggest excitement in town on Saturday was Mayor Curley Messer showing off the holiday greetings he received last week from both President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden.
Biden’s card was a photo collage of the veep and family signed by everyone, including Champs, the family’s magnificent German shepherd.
Not to be outdone, the Obamas offered up a three-dimensional cut paper confection created by Chris Hankinson, showing the White House surrounded by a snowy landscape. Making tracks in the snow are Obama’s black Portuguese water dogs, Sunny and Bo.
Messer said he is a registered Democrat but not a big fan of Obama. “Things would go better in
Messer said once the holidays are over, he plans to have a glass case built for the cards.
“I don’t know why they sent them, but it’s a great honor. It’s good to know