Due to inclement weather, the bell presentation for Andre Thompson has been rescheduled for Saturday, December 14 at 6:00 p.m. The ceremony will take place in front of Walgreen’s on Rieck Rd. and South Broadway Avenue.
There is a winter wonderland in Kilgore filled with giant snowmen, Santa and his elves, but the at the heart of the attraction is what members of a local church would call the true reason for the season — a re-enactment of the night of Je
Andre Thompson continues his quest for the “Salvation Army World Bell Ringing Contest” champion title! He has completed 72 hours with 8 hours and 1 minute to go to beat the existing record of 80 hours!
As of 4:30 p.m.,Wednesday, three bell ringers have put their bells down including Quinton Green in Handford, California, Captain Emily Jones in Compton, California, and Lt. Rob Lawler in Helena, Montana.