DAISETTA November 16, 2018 - On Tuesday, November 13, 2018, Pam Williams, Lead Customer Service Manager, Eastern Region - Entergy Texas, presented the City of Daisetta with a $1000 cash donation to help offset costs for the upcoming "Community Christmas Gathering."
(Left to Right) Councilman Quinn Godwin, Councilman Don Neyland, Councilwoman Wendy Wells, Pam Williams (Entergy), Mayor Eric Thaxton, Councilwoman Cindy Burchfield, Councilman Raymond Sanders
The event is scheduled to occur on Thursday, December 6, 2018, from 6PM to 8 PM, and will be held in the parking lot next to Daisetta Municipal Building located at 412 Main Street.
Daisetta Mayor Eric Thaxton and the Daisetta City Council would like to cordially invite the public for the first annual community tree lighting.
"I appreciate this generous donation from Entergy which will help the City of Daisetta give something back to the community," said Mayor Thaxton. "I want to extend an invitation to everyone to come out and join us for a special Christmas celebration. There will be refreshments, a stocking drawing for the children, music, and, of course, we'll be receiving a visit from our very special guest, Santa Claus."
The Mayor also wanted to ensure that the public was aware that the City of Daisetta has begun a food drive and that the city is also collecting gifts for the elderly. The Mayor added, "Be sure to drop off any donations you may have at the Daisetta Municipal Building, Monday thru Friday between 8 AM and 5 PM. I'm looking forward to this First Annual Community Gathering and I believe it's going to be a really nice event for our citizens and their children. I want to extend a word of special thanks to our sponsor, Entergy, for their very generous donation and also for being such a great community partner. We hope to continue to bring new events for the enjoyment of our community which is why we sincerely appreciate Entergy for pitching in and helping us get this first Christmas gathering established."