These stories you’ll find only in today’s print edition of The Ardmoreite.

Festivities officially open Christmas in Ardmore: With the flick of a switch and a proclamation from mayor Bob Geurin, Christmas became official in downtown Ardmore. Page 1A.

Community Chorale Christmas Concert is small-town gem: Dr. David Hobbs has two college degrees. The first is pre-med, which plays nicely into his career as an optometrist. His second degree, though, is in music. Page 1A.

‘I spent a fort­night one weekend in Lubbock...’: Good morning friends and neighbors and how the heck are you on this beautiful November Wednesday? Page 4A