HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Hundreds of needy children from the Hattiesburg-area got a special, early Christmas, courtesy of the Hub City's Christian Services.
The youngsters and their parents gathered at the Ben McNair Center for the 24th annual, "Birthday Party for Jesus."
It featured a Christmas program hosted by volunteers from area churches.
Then, the children were given a sack lunch, a stuffed toy and a special gift just for them.
About 600 people attended the annual party.