SWEET SURPRISES -- “This is the first time I’ve won anything,” exclaimed Cindy Matheason of Graettinger, winner of the Home for the Holidays “Sweet Surprises.” Members of the Emmetsburg Retail Association met Cindy at Holiday Headquarters to present her with the Sweet Surprises Wednesday morning. Pictured (from the left) are Deb Hite, Michelle James, Amy Martini, Teresa Saxton, Lana Williams and Cindy Matheason. The Sweet Surprises came from members of the Emmetsburg Retail Association, just in time for Christmas. Cindy had registered at Saxton’s Greenhouse.
--Jane Whitmore photo