News 12 Then: The Holiday season of 1988
CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – We’ve got a Christmas present for you from 30 years ago.
We have combed the News 12 Archives to see how your parents and grandparents celebrated the holidays in 1988.
You will see…
— buying Christmas trees in Hixson
— trooper crackdowns drunken holiday parties
— A VFW post 1289 Christmas party for the kids
— WGOW Christmas cards for the hostages in Iran
— Chickamauga Elementary Christmas performance dedication to the hostages
— Kids caroling in downtown Chattanooga
— Hot toys this year at A&M Toys in Highland Plaza
— The annual 365 Club Christmas Show
— Plus a trip to the National Weather Service to find out our chances for a White Christmas.