Brewton-Parker College employees and graduates Nicky and Luke Stokes portray Mary and Joseph and the birth of Jesus in the manger as part of the plant operations department's winning Bethlehem decor for the annual Deck the Halls department competition. (Photo by Beth Griffin)
The Brewton-Parker College Baron Singers perform in their annual Christmas Celebration concert Friday, Dec. 5, in Saliba Chapel on the campus in Mount Vernon. (Photo by Charles Conkin)
The Brewton-Parker College Jazz Band performs in the Vidalia Christmas Parade on Saturday, Dec. 6.
Dr. David Smith (at podium), president of Brewton-Parker College, presents the final lesson of the college's second annual Festival of Lessons and Carols on Sunday at Saliba Chapel on the campus in Mount Vernon. Surrounded by a standing audience and members of the Concert Choir and Choral Society (behind), Smith presented St. John's unfolding of the Incarnation's great mystery.
James Bell (at microphones), assistant professor of Spanish at Brewton-Parker College, speaks during the Faculty and Staff Christmas Banquet, on Thursday, Dec. 4, in the Miller-Parker Cafeteria of the Phillips Student Center, on his international Christmas experiences while serving as a diplomat.
A Christmas tree shaped from fishing rods and decorated with fishing and hunting supplies was part of LeRoy Hall's winning entry of celebrating a "Redneck Christmas" in the annual Deck the Halls residence hall competition. (Photo by Luke Stokes)

Education students at Brewton-Parker College prepare the food items they and other students in the division gathered for donation to the Department of Family and Children's Services on Dec. 5 in the Holliman-Fountain Education Center on the BPC campus in Mount Vernon. From left are: student Ashley Morris; Dr. Laurie Jossey, chair of the education division; (kneeling) student Jessica Ulin; Deondra Davis, social service case manager for the Montgomery County Department of Family and Children Services; and students Madison Herrin, Courtney Thompson and Chrissy Murphy. The students and education faculty worked with Margaret Neal of Montgomery County DFCS in solidifying the goods, which will be distributed by DFCS as necessary.
Dr.T.N. Retif, professor of music at Brewton-Parker College, leads the Baron Ringers in the playing of "Angels We Have Heard on High," while members of the Concert Choir sit in awaiting their turn, during the music division's annual Chapel Christmas program Dec. 2 in Saliba Chapel on the campus in Mount Vernon. (Photo by Charles Conkin)
Brewton-Parker College's Jazz Combo of (from left) students Danny Steis, Neil Giedd and Brandon Pafford play their jazzy rendtions of Christmas songs in a Dec. 4 performance at the Blue Marquee Theater in Lyons. (Photo by Charles Conkin)

Brewton-Parker Arch in Christmas Decor at night.