Norman family lights up season as ‘gift to community’

The Downs family of rural Norman puts on a light show as a “gift to the community” and to collect donations of food and money for the Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma.

BY JANE GLENN CANNON Modified: December 25, 2012 at 7:05 pm •  Published: December 26, 2012
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NORMAN — For years, Chuck and Kimberli Downs decorated their east Norman house with a few tasteful “and very simple” Christmas lights.

All that changed when Chuck Downs retired in 2007, and his engineering brain needed something to do.

So he took a few...

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Christmas light show

What: Downs family light show

Where: 2900 72nd Ave. SE

When: Weather permitting, from 6 p.m. to midnight every night through Jan. 1.

Info: For a current playlist, go to www.downsfamilychristmas.com.

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