Union University held a special celebration at its campus to commemorate 10 years in Hendersonville on Dec. 6. Since its arrival in Hendersonville in 2008, the university has graduated more than 800 students from a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs.
The annual Hendersonville Christmas Parade was held on Dec. 2. Featuring more than 90 entrants, this year’s event attracted one of the largest crowds since the inception of the parade. Sponsored by US Pest Protection, this year's parade was led by Grand Marshal Mike Huckabee.
The Hendersonville Area Chamber of Commerce held its annual holiday membership meeting at the Bluegrass Yacht & Country Club on Dec. 4. The special event featured a keynote address by Tennessee State Sen. Ferrell Haile along with musical entertainment by Welch College.
The annual Hendersonville Christmas 4 Kids event was held at the Walmart Super Center on Dec. 18. More than 400 children and their chaperones participated in the event, which was coordinated by Christmas 4 Kids. This year’s chaperones included several local celebrities, including Channel 4 anchor Holly Thompson and country music singer Jimmy Charles.