The evening of Dec. 12 finds quite a crowd, including some future firefighters, joining Santa and his crew at the Hamilton Branch Fire station. Jolly St. Nick listened closely to the Christmas wishes of all attending. Here are from left: ‘Fir Chief’ Leo Benny, Evan Benny, Santa, Mrs. Claus and elfin helper Teri as they talk about Christmas soon to come. Photo by Gregg Scott

Santa visits Hamilton Branch Fire