Santa Archive

  • Yes Virginia, There is a Santa Claus

    Eight-year-old Virginia O’Hanlon wrote a letter to the editor of New York’s Sun newspaper, and the  response was printed as an unsigned editorial Sept. 21, 1897. We would like to share this classic letter with you this Christmas season. We take pleasure in answering thus […]

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  • IVFD Captain Joe Chappell Recaps The Imboden Christmas Parade

    This year’s Imboden Celebration of Christmas was a great success. No prizes were given but the winner was the resident’s of Imboden and the surrounding area. I would like to say thanks to Buddy Williams, Billy Powell, Gene Ponder, Doug and Peggy Swink, Jimmy Jones, […]

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  • Imboden Christmas Parade Is A Huge Success With A Larger Than Expected Turn Out!

    Floats, Antique Cars, Horses and Fire Trucks started lining up before 2pm in the Bobbie Jean Memorial Library parking lot, Imboden RV parking lot and the streets from 4th & Tabor to 5th and Hendrix. The parade kicked off with Robert Stallings and family leading […]

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  • Christmas Fun Facts

    Christmas Fun Facts

    Here is a little Christmas history. Did you know… In the 1600’s the Puritans made it illegal to mention St. Nicolas’ name. People were not allowed to exchange gifts, light a candle, or sing Christmas carols. From 1659 to 1681 in Boston anyone exhibiting the […]

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  • Local kids meet with Santa at the Library

    Local kids meet with Santa at the Library

    Local children had the opportunity to tell Santa what they wanted for Christmas this year at the Bobbie Jean Memorial Library here in Imboden this Thursday afternoon. Children recieved a ticket at the door and then headed over to sit in Santa’s lap before they […]

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