Category Archives: Holidays

12 Things To Watch For In Gazette665’s 2018

It’s a new year, and as promised, here’s a list of the new features to watch for on Gazette665 in 2018. Be sure to let us know in the comments what you’re most excited about!

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On Christmas Day In The Morning

Wishing you a bright and joyous day and a wonderful Christmas celebration! Enjoy the blessings of faith, freedom, and family today and always. Your Historian, Miss Sarah P.S. Since it’s a holiday, I’ve decided to save the final Civil War … Continue reading

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Glory To The Newborn King

Angels are prominently featured in many traditional Christmas songs, celebrating their message to the shepherds outside Bethlehem on the night of Jesus’s birth. One of the most beloved of these traditional songs is “Hark! The Herald Angels Sing.” But did … Continue reading

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The Duke Who Gave Gifts

This is a song that I knew by tune but not by lyrics for many years. I discovered the lyrics in a music book as I learned to play the melody on harp and knew there must be some great … Continue reading

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The Christmas Song

It’s a classic Christmas for many, and it has a fascinating story behind the lyrics. As we enjoy another week of December and might be listing our favorite memories of the season, The Christmas Song seems like a perfect tune. … Continue reading

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The First Noel

It’s the first day of December and what better song to study than The First Noel? This will be the third year I’ve written for the holiday series “You’re Singing History” and I’ve collected historical facts and context for five … Continue reading

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