Holiday decorations going up in Parsons

City of Parsons employee Scott Heiskell hangs Christmas decorations from the light poles in downtown Parsons on Monday morning in preparation for the kick-off of the holiday season this week. The Parsons Christmas Parade is at 7 p.m. on Dec. 2. The Christmas concert will be at 7 p.m. on Dec. 4 in the Parsons Municipal Auditorium.