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Helicopter Santa swoops into Sherwood Plaza

by: GARY BARNES/GTBARNES.COM - A young admirer reacts to Santa's arrival at Sherwood Plaza Shopping Center Dec. 7. As is a longtime tradition, Jolly Old St. Nick arrived at Sherwood Plaza Shopping Center via helicopter on Dec. 7 to the delight of dozens of young (and older) admirers. Folks lined up behind barricades until his arrival where upon Santa greeted many before seeing children in his plaza workshop. He will return to the plaza on Saturday, Dec. 14, from noon to 4 p.m. Those who want to get their photo snapped with Santa can pay $5 or donate two cans of food, which will benefit a local food bank.

by: GARY BARNES/GTBARNES.COM - Although his reindeer were nowhere to be seen, Santa still made a unique entry into the parking lot of Sherwood Plaza Saturday.



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