HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hundreds of Pine Belt ladies took time out for themselves during Thursday's Spirit of Women signature event called "Christmas in Springtime."
Spirit of Women is a program of Forrest General Hospital. Guest speakers included world renowned decorators Jim Marvin and Terry Fry.
Marvin's company has designed products used to decorate the White House at Christmas and for other special occasions like state dinners. Fry is the Director of Creative Design for Jim Marvin Enterprises. He educated attendees on how they can use candle light to enhance their homes.
The event also featured several "Spirit in Action" award recipients. They are members of the community who are known for their involvement in healthcare and area charities.