The San Patricio County Courthouse Christmas tree was lit up for the first time in 25 years on Saturday. Sinton Mayor Edward Adams did the honors of flipping the switch after thanking the community for coming out and the Sinton Chamber of Commerce for hosting the event. San Patricio County Sheriff’s Office employees Ellen Vera, Betsy Mandujano, Sarah Luna (Elections Office) and Gloria Luna (shown above) were also on hand during the courthouse Christmas tree lighting handing out popcorn and hot cocoa for attendees of Saturday’s event.