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For many GC children, St. Nick wears a badge - The Galveston County Daily News : Local News

July 24, 2014

For many GC children, St. Nick wears a badge

Posted: Wednesday, December 12, 2012 12:19 am | Updated: 10:59 am, Sat Dec 15, 2012.

Traditionally Santa Claus wear’s red. But in Galveston County, he also wears blue or tan and sometimes wears a badge or is escorted by friendly police officers. At times, police and firefighters serve as his elves who take children shopping so they have a joyful holiday.

Police agencies across Galveston County this week kicked off their Blue Santa programs to help bring Christmas to underprivileged children who might otherwise go without.

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