PELL CITY -- The Heart of Pell City, Pell City Chamber of Commerce, city of Pell City and St. Clair County Commission hosted Pell City’s second annual Christmas tree lighting Friday evening at the St. Clair County Courthouse.

This year’s education scandal saw parents shelling out megabucks to gain college admittance for their children. Federal prosecutors have charged more than 50 people with participating in a scheme to get their children into colleges by cheating on entrance exams or bribing athletic coaches. T…