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WCTE Presents: Spirit of Holiday Traditions

About the Show

“Spirit of Holiday Traditions” premiered on WCTE PBS, YouTube TV, WCTE PBS App and Facebook with Caroline Moore serving as the host. The show included this year’s Merry and Bright Holiday Home Challenge Christmas Tour of Lights featuring the homes of Matt and Leslie Reep, and Bob and Charlene Sealy. The show also included spectacular holiday table décor from Dawson Davidson, Agriculture Advocate & Lifestyle Guru, and the history of Kwanzaa from Dr. Krystal D. F. Akehinmi, Assistant Professor, Department of History, Tennessee Tech.

The Merry and Bright Holiday Home Challenge Christmas Tour of Lights showcased elaborate and awe-inspiring holiday lights and displays. Dawson Davidson featured a segment for those looking for holiday table decorating ideas, featuring cultural traditions to reflect the joy and magic of the holiday season without all the fuss. And Dr. Krystal D. F. Akehinmi featured a segment about Kwanzaa, an annual celebration of African-American culture that is observed from December 26 to January 1.

A free map that includes the addresses of participants in the fourth annual Merry and Bright Holiday Home Challenge is available at Cookeville City Hall.

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