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Published in CenterView on December 10, 2012

Nutcracker highlights Batson tree lighting

The Batson Light-A-Light for Children was held December 4, at the Batson Children's Hospital.

Light a light 2012 switch
Throwing the candy cane switch to light up the 2012 “Light a Light for Children” Christmas tree Dec. 4 are, from left, Dr. Blair E. Batson, professor emeritus of pediatrics, Bryan Jones, senior executive vice president, Bank Plus, and Christopher Pená, CMN 2012 Mississippi Champion.

Light a light 2012 dancer
Anna Clair Chastain of the Mississippi Ballet performs an Arabian-style dance from the Nutcracker.

Light a light 2012 Tree
The 23rd annual “Light-a-Light for Children” Christmas tree shines outside the Batson Children’s Hospital.