People line up Saturday for the spread provided by the Imperial Chamber of Commerce as a thank-you to local shoppers. Above, Jerry Groff and Shirley Lewis help Bethene Lines and Vivian Todd with their dessert choices. (Johnson Publications photo)
Prior to the meal, the Christmas tree outside was lit. Becky Berry, foreground, and Brenda Ledall place ornaments on the tree. (Johnson Publications photo)
Chamber President Clint Johnson wanted to return to a former Christmas tradition in Imperial that he believes was one residents enjoyed.