Cactus Market Days let last minute holiday shoppers have a chance at some unique gifts. From holiday ornaments to candles and much more, vendors were at this outside market showcasing their goods. Santa even made an appearance out at the event taking pictures and getting last minute Christmas lists.
In Ballinger, they used to deliver toys to families, but since the toy drive has grown so much, families now have to go to the police station to pick up the toys. They're expecting to help over 100 families and over 400 kids this year.
The holiday season is underway and, according to one local alarm company, many home and business owners adding extra security against prospective thieves. In fact, they have already sold double the amount of alarms they sold at this time last year. Compared to this time last year, the amount of security 1st Alarm Company sells has doubled. The reason